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Tenenbaum Law Group PLLC
601 13th St NW
12th Floor
United States

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Tenenbaum Law Group PLLC




  • 2020-Present, Partner, Tenenbaum Law Group PLLC, Washington, DC
  • 2019, Senior Associate, Association Management Strategies, Washington, DC
  • 2017-19, Senior Director of Strategic Partnerships, Northern Virginia Association of REALTORS®, Fairfax, VA
  • 2012-17, Associate General Counsel, Northern Virginia Association of REALTORS®, Fairfax, VA
  • 2011-12, Curriculum Developer, Management Concepts, Inc., Vienna, VA
  • 2007-15, Co-Founder and Director, National Youth Justice Alliance, Washington, DC
  • 2007-09, Policy Associate, Legal Action Center, Washington, DC




  • 2020-2021, Member, American Society of Association Executives’ 2021 Program Advisory Committee
  • 2019-2020, Member, American Society of Association Executives’ 2020 Program Advisory Committee
  • 2019-Present, Member, American Society of Association Executives’ Legal Advisory Council
  • 2007-Present, Member, South Asian Bar Association
  • 2018, Member, National Association of REALTORS®, Association Executives Committee Governance Best Practices Work Group
  • 2017-18, Member, Association of Corporate Counsel National Capital Region’s Nonprofits & Associations Forum Working Group


  • J.D., Washington College of Law, American University, 2007
  • B.A., English, George Washington University, 2003

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Tax > Not-for-profit (Fortune 1000 private foundations, national trade associations, and charities)

Boutique firm Tenenbaum Law Group PLLC has seen rapid growth since its establishment in 2020 and now works with an expansive roster of clients from the medical, sustainability, and cultural sectors, among others. Jeffrey Tenenbaum leads the team and is known as a ‘leading expert in the field’, covering a broad range of issues relating to IP, antitrust, and charitable gift restrictions in addition to handling internal investigations. Nisha Thakker, who co-founded the firm alongside Tenenbaum, has a particular focus on corporate governance, development, and risk management. Susan Hamsher is a further key name. All named lawyers are based in Washington DC.