Practice Areas

Municipal & Public Finance

Primary Contacts:

Michele Simmons Allgood

P. (501) 688.8874
Jonesboro, Little Rock

vCard

Overview

The attorneys in our Municipal and Public Finance group serve as bond, underwriters, issuers, borrowers, special tax and disclosure counsel for all types of financings by public entities throughout the state of Arkansas. Our clients include the State of Arkansas and its agencies, counties, municipalities, school districts, authorities, and many different kinds of special purpose units of local government. We have experience in structuring complex transactions and have attorneys who specifically focus on the tax aspects of municipal finance. Among other services, we provide legal counsel for the following:

  • Franchise Fee Revenue Bonds

  • Letters of Credit

  • Municipal and School Lease Financing

  • Private Placement Bond Offerings

  • Sales and Use Tax Revenue Bonds

  • Tax-Exempt 501(c)(3) Conduit Bond Transactions

  • Tax-Exempt and Taxable Public Finance Transactions

  • Tax-Exempt Private Activity Bonds - Industrial Development Bonds

  • Trustee Representation

  • Underwriter Representation