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Wayne J. Neveu Joins Butler Snow’s New Orleans Office

Wayne J. Neveu has joined Butler Snow LLP in its New Orleans office, and will practice with the firm’s public finance, tax incentives and credit markets group.

Neveu has more than 35 years of practice experience in public finance. He frequently serves as bond and special counsel to a range of government entities and public instrumentalities, including the Louisiana Housing Corporation in connection with their issuance of tax-exempt bonds for single and multifamily housing.

“Wayne will be a tremendous asset to our firm and to our public finance group, and we are thrilled he has joined our team,” said Christopher R. Maddux, chair of Butler Snow. “He is nationally recognized as an excellent bond attorney, and for the last 35 years has applied his knowledge and passion to provide safe and adequate housing throughout Louisiana.”

Neveu is a member of the American Bar Association and National Association of Bond Lawyers and has been recognized by Martindale Hubbell® with an AV-Preeminent Peer Review Rating. He received his bachelor’s degree from Yale University and his Juris Doctor from Columbia University School of Law.

Butler Snow offers a comprehensive and diverse public finance practice ranging from all forms of state and municipal bonds and obligations to the full complement of techniques available to finance and/or refinance governmental as well as industrial/economic development, default/workouts, public and private educational institutions, higher education, school financing and other developments. With more than 40 attorneys practicing full-time in their public finance, tax incentives and credit markets group, Butler Snow has one of the largest and most successful public finance practices in the country.