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Rocky M. Cabagnot

Attorney Rocky Cabagnot received his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  He then attended the University of Florida Levin School of Law and received his Juris Doctorate with Honors.  He is licensed to Practice Law in North Carolina and Florida.  He has a unique background and focuses on the public interest and advocating for the poor.

Rocky Cabagnot has been in service to the non-profit and business sectors for over fifteen years.  Early on in his career he served as an Equal Justice Works Fellow/Staff Attorney at a nonprofit legal services program.  He then served as Directing Attorney of a community economic development legal unit representing not-for-profit developers & community development corporations dedicated to building affordable housing. 

Mr. Cabagnot has also worked with local law school students and provided direct legal services to Charlotte, NC area non-profit organizations.  He continues to teach as a adjunct professor at the graduate nonprofit management program at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.  Additionally, Mr. Cabagnot served as the Executive Director for a multi-million dollar budgeted community action agency, which provides Head Start/Early Head Start, affordable childcare, and family self-sufficiency programs.

Who are my clients?

Public charities, Private Foundations, Trade/Professional/Employer associations, Social Clubs, Home Owners Associations, Advocacy organizations, Religious Organizations, Business Owners

What legal services do I provide to nonprofits?

  • Formation matters
  • Governance, appropriate structuring and policy drafting
  • Fundraising, Development and Solicitation Registration
  • Lobbying, drafting legislation, work with advocacy groups
  • Shared Services and Sponsorships



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