The National Association of Local Housing Finance Agencies (NALHFA) announced today that Butler Snow LLP is its newest member.
NALHFA is the leading local affordable housing advocate, influencing the shape and content of congressional legislation and agency regulations affecting the affordable housing finance industry.
Butler Snow is a full-service law firm with nearly 400 attorneys collaborating across a network of more than 25 offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. Ranked as a leading firm for client relations and one of America’s Top 100 law firms in the BTI Power Rankings, Butler Snow is recognized as one of the nation’s top law firms for client service, including being named to the Client Service A-Team for three consecutive years. Additionally, the firm was ranked 48th out of 650 firms in the BTI Client Relationship Scorecard for understanding client business, anticipating client needs, unprompted communication, legal skills, quality and keeping clients informed. Butler Snow is a member of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading network of independent law firms.
Butler Snow offers a comprehensive and diverse public finance practice ranging from all forms of state and municipal bonds and obligations. The firm’s nationally-ranked public finance group is made up of more than 40 attorneys and has extensive experience in the area of housing finance, specifically with financing structures involving tax-exempt and taxable bonds, low-income housing tax credits (LIHTCs) and various other federal and state credit, subsidy or other tax-advantaged programs, including single-family and multifamily housing finance throughout the nation. Butler Snow attorneys serve as bond counsel and/or underwriter’s counsel in connection with single-family and multifamily bonds and housing programs of State and local housing finance agencies in Louisiana, Mississippi, Georgia and Colorado. Butler Snow attorneys have advised and counseled state and local housing finance agencies in the strategic use of rental subsidies, other subsidies and grant programs, as well as other sources of subordinated financing.
For more information on the Butler Snow, visit www.butlersnow.com.
For more information about NALHFA and how to join, click here.
The National Association of Local Housing Finance Agencies (NALHFA), founded in 1982, is the national association of professionals working to finance affordable housing in the broader community development context at the local level. As a non-profit association, NALHFA is an advocate before Congress and federal agencies on legislative and regulatory issues affecting affordable housing and provides technical assistance and educational opportunities to its members and the public. Members are city and county agencies, non-profits, and private firms, such as underwriters, consultants, financial advisers, bond counsel, and rating agencies, which help in producing housing from concept to completion.