Locke Lord’s Public Finance Practice Group was ranked among top bond counsel in the Northeast for 2017, including being listed sixth in The Bond Buyer’s Northeast Region Top 10. Additionally, the Public Finance team was included in Rhode Island (first), Massachusetts (second), New Hampshire (second), Vermont (third) and Maine (fourth) Top Five for bond counsel. Locke Lord was also ranked sixth among top bond counsel in competitive sales for Q1-Q3 of 2017 with 121 issues, which was the second highest of any firm.
Locke Lord’s Public Finance Practice Group has one of the largest bond counsel practices in the country and more than 125 years of involvement in the law of public borrowing and the federal tax and securities aspects of public debt obligations. The Firm’s public finance lawyers have extensive experience nationwide serving as bond counsel, disclosure counsel, underwriters’ counsel, issuer’s counsel, borrower’s counsel, bank counsel, special tax counsel and trustee’s counsel representing the full range of governmental and quasi-governmental issuers, special purpose entities, tax-exempt organizations and other entities and financial institutions.
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