Patricia J. Arthur

Patti is Of Counsel with Anderson & Hughes, P.C.. Her practice will continue to emphasize Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (Drone) Law, Nonprofit and Tax-Exempt Organizations and Aviation matters. Patti can be reached at 719-539-7003 Ext. 26. You may also email her directly at

Patti been selected to be included in “Colorado Sky Stars: Trailblazing Women in Aviation & Aerospace” by Dr. Penny Hamilton.¬†

Patti is writing the EAA Guidebook to establishing an aviation-related public charity (a 501(c)(3) organization). 

”Patricia Arthur has represented our company for nearly 20 years. She is a credit to her profession...honest, ethical and fair. Her fees are more than reasonable and she doesn't 'nickel and dime' for every small charge or phone call. It is her firm's standard practice and policy to return all phone calls and emails personally within 24 hours. We look forward to a continued long relationship.”
Virgil Peterson
President Mesa Minerals, Inc. Denver, CO


  • All legal matters related to Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (Drones)
  • Special emphasis on Non-Profit and Tax-Exempt Entities–Establishment, IRS and State Tax¬†Controversies, Ongoing Regulatory Compliance.
  • Individual Tax Controversy Resolution. Audit representation.
  • State Sales and Use Tax Matters and Controversies.
  • Transactional aviation matters, large and turbo-jet aircraft financing, aviation excise tax matters, regulatory compliance in aviation.

Federal Tax-Exempt Organizations Served:

  • 501(c)(3)-Public Charities and Private Foundations
  • 501(c)(4)-Social Welfare Organizations and Civic Leagues; HOA tax matters
  • 501(c)(5)-Labor, Agricultural and Horticultural Organizations
  • 501(c)(6)-Business Leagues and Chambers of Commerce
  • 501(c)(7)-Social and Recreational Clubs
  • 501(c)(8)-Fraternal Organizations and Lodges.

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