Firm advises start-up dedicated to assisting ill athletes
Clients Wave of Courage Foundation
Jones Day attorneys provided advice regarding the tax-exempt status and start-up activities of the Wave of Courage Foundation, an organization in Atlanta that was formed to assist young athletes and their families who are facing catastrophic injury or illness. The attorneys currently provide legal advice to the 501(c)(3) foundation. This organization was formed in honor of a young competitive and potential Olympic-quality swimmer battling an aggressive form of brain cancer.