Jacqueline M. Demczur joined Carters Professional Corporation in 2001 and became a partner in 2007. Her practice is exclusively focused in the areas of charity and not-for-profit law, including incorporation, charitable status applications, corporate restructuring, establishment of churches and religious denominations, international operations, gift planning, legal risk management reviews, charity pre-audit reviews and post-audit submissions to CRA, and advising directors of charities and not-for-profit corporations. Mrs. Demczur has been recognized as a leading expert in charity and not-for-profit law by Lexpert® and The Best Lawyers in Canada. Mrs. Demczur is a member of the Charity & Not-for-Profit Section of the Ontario Bar Association, a contributing author to the Primer for Directors of Not-for-Profit Corporations published by Industry Canada, and has written numerous articles on charity and not-for-profit legal issues, including directors’ and officers’ liability, incorporation and risk management, for The Lawyers Weekly, The Philanthropist, Charitable Thoughts, and charitylaw.ca. Mrs. Demczur has also been an invited speaker for the Canadian Bar Association and numerous other organizations on the topics of directors’ duties and liabilities and church incorporation.