Butler Snow attorney Blake C. Sharpton has been named to Georgia Trend’s 2020 Legal Elite for his work in Public Finance/Bonds. The listing recognizes Georgia’s top attorneys in 16 categories and is the result of an online ballot voted on by peer attorneys practicing in the state of Georgia. Sharpton was also listed in the 2015 edition. See this year’s edition here.
Sharpton is a member of Butler Snow’s public finance, tax incentives and credit markets group. He has extensive experience in public finance and projects, asset-based lending, real estate lending and securitized financings. Sharpton is AV-Preeminent Peer Review rated by Martindale-Hubbell® and has also been named to Georgia’s Legal Elite by Acquisition International Magazine.
Sharpton is a member of the American and Macon Bar Associations, the State Bar of Georgia and the National Association of Bond Lawyers. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Georgia and his Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from Mercer University.