Erin Bradrick Awarded Outstanding Young Lawyer Award by ABA

The American Bar Association Nonprofit Organizations Committee of the Business Law Section has announced the 2018 Outstanding Nonprofit Lawyer Award recipients.  NEO Law Group is very proud to share that Erin was awarded the Outstanding Young Lawyer Award for distinguished service by a young attorney in the nonprofit sector. Congratulations, Erin!

From the press release:

Erin Bradrick is Senior Counsel at NEO Law Group, where she provides corporate, governance, charitable trust, and tax counsel solely to nonprofits and exempt organizations. Erin also writes extensively on legal issues impacting the nonprofit sector, including as a columnist for The Daily Journal, California’s largest legal news provider. She has written articles published by Taxation of Exempts, The Nonprofit Quarterly, The Chronicle of Philanthropy, and the ABA’s Business Law Today, among others.


Erin is deeply committed to supporting and strengthening nonprofits and the sector at large and has led various advocacy efforts to this end. She also frequently speaks on nonprofit legal issues to various audiences and has been a speaker at multiple BoardSource Leadership Forums, the Western Conference on Tax Exempt Organizations, the ABA Business Law Section Conference, the State Bar of California’s Section Convention, Northern California Grantmakers, and the Foundation Center – San Francisco. She often conducts trainings for nonprofit staffs on lobbying, advocacy, and election-related activities and for nonprofit Boards of Directors on a range of governance issues.


Prior to joining NEO Law Group, Erin was a litigator with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP and also clerked for the Honorable Dana M. Sabraw in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California. Erin is a graduate of UCLA, summa cum laude in Women’s Studies and Political Science, and Yale Law School, where she was Submissions Director and Symposium Coordinator of the Yale Journal of Law and Feminism. In 2017, Erin was awarded the American Bar Association’s “On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers” by the ABA Young Lawyers Division.

The other 2018 Outstanding Nonprofit Lawyer Award recipients included:

  • Gregory L. Colvin, Vanguard Award
  • Ellen P. Aprill, Outstanding Academic Award
  • Eve Borenstein, Outstanding Lawyer Award
  • Aaron Stemplewicz, Outstanding In-House Counsel Award
  • Marla K. Conley, Outstanding Young Lawyer Award

Congratulations to each of the recipients of this prestigious award!