Philip DiComo

Philip DiComo

Philip DiComo is a shareholder at Nason Yeager. Philip serves as outside general counsel to a variety of both commercial and nonprofit organizations across various industries and tax statuses. He also concentrates his practice in the areas of emerging companies, entertainment and licensing, mergers and acquisitions, and executive employment arrangements.

Philip is widely recognized for his vast knowledge in nonprofit governance, policy and practices. In 2014, he earned the Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy professional designation from The American College. The designation positions him as a leader in the philanthropy sector and qualifies him to help charities achieve financial success and donors to maximize their philanthropic giving. His early career was in media where he worked for nonprofit public television and radio stations for 15 years. Then, while working full-time in broadcasting, he attended law school at night.

A Florida native, Philip enjoys simple pleasures, like getting up early, sitting outside with his coffee, and listening to and watching the birds. He also enjoys reading, working in his yard and is a fan of all Florida Gator athletics.

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