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Public & Municipal Finance

Thomas, Niesen & Thomas’s Public and Municipal Finance practice group guides both public and private clients through all aspects of public and municipal financings and projects. 

We routinely serve as bond counsel for state, municipal and authority issues and conduit borrowers and also represent financial institutions, underwriters, and other key sectors of the public finance marketplace. Our attorneys have extensive experience in all types of municipal bond and note transaction financial projects, including in connection with school districts, water and sewer authorities, local government, parking authorities, construction financings for charitable corporations such as hospitals and colleges, and numerous other public project financings, intermunicipal agreements, incorporation of authorities, and municipality authority reorganizations.

We consult and assist clients with virtually every governmental purpose bond financing vehicle at the state and local levels, including:

  1. Conduit Financings – including educational, healthcare, and research institutions
  2. Exempt Facilities – including water, sewer, solid waste, and other utility; residential rental projects
  3. 501(c)(3) Bonds
  4. General Obligation Bonds
  5. Industrial/Commercial Development Bonds
  6. Pension Bonds
  7. Redevelopment Bonds
  8. Refunding Bonds
  9. Revenue Bonds
  10. Small Issue Bonds
  11. State Government and Agency Bonds
  12. Student Loan Bonds
  13. Taxable Bonds

Our attorneys have a thorough understanding of the myriad federal tax and securities law aspects of municipal bond issues and combine a thorough understanding of today’s challenged public finance markets with the interest and ability to develop innovations that better serve our clients’ needs.

Thomas, Niesen & Thomas is recognized as approved bond counsel in the Bond Buyer’s Municipal Marketplace (the “Red Book”).  Our bond attorneys are members of the National Association of Bond Lawyers, the Pennsylvania Association of Bond Lawyers, the Pennsylvania Municipal Authorities Association, and the Pennsylvania League of Cities and Municipalities.



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