Cindy Lott - Senior Counsel, National State Attorneys General Program, Coumbia Law School
Senior Counsel, National State Attorneys General Program
Columbia Law School
Cindy M. Lott serves as Senior Counsel to the National State Attorneys General Program at Columbia Law School and as lead counsel to the Charities Regulation and Oversight Project.
The Charities Project provides a resource to state attorneys general in fulfilling charities enforcement responsibilities, facilitates communication among attorneys general, and institutionalizes the dialogue between attorneys general, the regulated communities and legal scholars specializing in charities and nonprofit studies.
Lott has served as a lecturer at Columbia Law School and as a visiting clinical professor at Indiana University Maurer School of Law, where she was the developer and director of the Nonprofit Legal Clinic.
Previously, Lottâ€™s private practice focused on legal strategy for national advocacy groups and non-profit organizations, particularly with respect to state attorney general, non-profit, and state policy issues.
Lott served as legal counsel to the 2000 and 2004 Democratic National Conventions.
has worked at large firms in several major cities.
Lott is a 1993 graduate of the Yale Law School and clerked for the United States Court of Appeals, First Circuit.
is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia, Indiana and Massachusetts.