Members of the Firm’s Public Finance and Economic Development Practice Group assist state and local governments with financing projects and other funding needs through the issuance of municipal bonds. The Group also advises state and local governments with respect to the structure of transactions in order to fund new economic development projects.
Group members assist developers, manufacturers, 501(c)(3) organizations and other private clients in obtaining funds for projects through tax-exempt and taxable financings and in taking advantage of other economic incentives such as state and local tax credits or tax abatements. Recent projects have included both new industries and expansions in aerospace, shipbuilding, retail development and heavy manufacturing.
Members of the Group have served in all of the traditional roles associated with public and private securities including bond counsel, underwriter’s counsel, disclosure counsel, issuers counsel, borrower’s counsel, 501(c)(3) counsel and bank counsel. A listing of many of the transactions that the Group members have participated in recently is shown below.
For more information regarding the Public Finance and Economic Development Practice Group, contact Practice Group Chairman Preston Bolt or any other lawyers in the Practice Group.
It is with sadness that Hand Arendall announces the death of our dear friend and member of the firm, Hamp Uzzelle on Monday, December 9, 2013. Mr. Uzzelle joined the firm in 1969, and was an active member of the firm’s Admiralty practice. Our sympathy is extended to his family and friends.Read More
Member Lane Finch recently obtained a verdict for the defense in a breach of warranty, breach of contract and fraud case on behalf of his client, a major manufacturer of motor homes, travel trailers, and camping trailers.Read More
Hand Arendall member Blane H. Crutchfield has been elected as an officer of Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute (“SEALI”) during its recent meeting in Key West, Florida and is slated to become Chairman in 2017.Read More
Hand Arendall is happy to welcome Jessica A. Hatcher, the newest associate in our Mobile office.Read More