Public Finance

Navigating the ins and outs of the issuance of financing instruments such as tax-exempt bonds is a complex journey, and our attorneys concentrating in this area are ready to be your guide. Whether your interest is as a lender, purchaser, borrower, issuer, or trustee, our attorneys have been there and guided a diverse clientele through the financing process. Our attorneys have represented health care systems, schools, economic development authorities, colleges and universities, and housing and senior living facilities. We advise residential real estate developers, local governmental entities, and nonprofit organizations on tax-exempt financing.
 
Engelman Berger attorneys have significant and varied experience with financing structures in use today. We have participated in nearly every type of private activity financing, including qualified 501(c)(3) bonds for cultural facilities, community health centers, and multifamily housing. We help nonprofit organizations navigate the challenges of public finance transactions to achieve their mission.
 
Our wealth of experience with Arizona issuers allows us to reach workable solutions for the broad base of clients we represent. We build and retain strong relationships with our clients, governmental personnel and other business transaction professionals. We work collaboratively with the deal team to help our clients understand the legal complexities of a transaction and to assist the client in reaching its goals and objectives.
 
Our understanding of the borrower’s financing objectives enables us to find practical ways to advance our client’s interests within this complicated and specialized legal area. Our services also include assisting our clients with corporate governance, due diligence review and contract review, preparation, and related negotiations.