Better schools. Safe roads. Quality healthcare. Communities strive to provide a high quality of life for all citizens. And providing the financing solutions to get there is the goal of our dedicated public finance professionals.
Our Public Finance group has in-depth experience and expertise in providing financing solutions for and serving as senior manager on a broad range of tax-exempt issues, including general obligation, airports, utilities, higher education, school districts and healthcare.
And while others have reduced their public finance practice or eliminated it altogether, our commitment to issuers of municipal bonds has never wavered. In fact, we continue to expand throughout the country.
Through 27 office locations nationwide, our team of more than 180 public finance professionals senior managed 600 negotiated and competitive issues in 2014 (more than any other top 10 firm) with a total par value of $12.8 billion, resulting in the firmís ranking as the eighth leading municipal bond underwriter nationally.
Rankings compiled by Thomson Reuters