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Locke Lord Public Finance Co-Chair Stephanie Massey Selected as Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly 2020 Top Women of Law Honoree

August 3, 2020

(BOSTON) August 3, 2020Boston Partner Stephanie Massey, Co-Chair of Locke Lord’s nationally recognized Public Finance Practice Group, has been selected as one of Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly’s 2020 Top Women of Law, which celebrates the achievements of exceptional women lawyers who are pioneers, educators, trailblazers and role models. Massey will be honored during a virtual reception on Nov. 17.

Massey is an active member of the community, having served since 2018 as a member of the golf tournament planning committee for the Judge Baker Children’s Center, which is the organization’s annual fundraiser to support its work to promote the best possible mental health of children and families through the integration of research, intervention, training and advocacy. She has also volunteered time to various nonprofits providing support to underserved populations, including Pine Street Inn and Wrentham Developmental Center.

In her practice, Massey serves as bond counsel and/or borrower's counsel to many well-known, influential institutions. She has also served as underwriters’ counsel and bank’s counsel for numerous other entities in public finance transactions. Massey works on financings for nonprofits such as colleges and universities, hospitals, community health centers, private schools, senior living facilities and cultural institutions as well as solid waste disposal companies, housing finance agencies, charter schools and other governmental entities. Massey is a member of the National Association of Bond Lawyers and Boston Women in Public Finance.

Locke Lord Boston Partners Jennifer Capasso Mendonça and Allison O’Neil have been honored previously as Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly Top Women of Law.


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Locke Lord is a full-service law firm with global reach and 21 offices designed to meet clients’ needs in the United States and around the world. The Firm has a history that spans more than 130 years and is a leader in the middle market arena. Locke Lord focuses on providing the highest levels of commitment, quality and service to clients across its five Key Sectors: Energy and Infrastructure; Finance and Financial Services; Insurance and Reinsurance; Pharmaceutical; and Private Equity. In addition, the Firm advises clients across a broad spectrum of other industries, including fund formation, venture capital, health care, public finance, real estate, technology, cybersecurity and white collar, while providing a wealth of experience through its complex litigation, intellectual property, tax, regulatory and transactional teams.