Elizabeth has served as bond counsel on numerous bond issues. She focuses her practice primarily on Municipal Bonds, Governmental Regulations, Public Finance and Economic Development Incentives.

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Associations

Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 1998
  • Florida, 1997 (Inactive)

Distinctions

  • Best Lawyers in America®
    • Public Finance Law, 2021
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
    • BV®-Distinguished™ Peer Review Rated, 2007-2017
  • Graduate, Leadership Mississippi, Class of 2005

Education & Honors

  • University of Miami, LL.M., Taxation, magna cum laude, 1998
  • Florida State University, J.D., cum laude, 1997
  • Florida State University, B.S., Media Communications, cum laude, 1991
  • Clerkship, Judge Lewis M. Killian, Northern District of Florida, ​Bankruptcy Court

Experience

  • Served as Bond Counsel in connection with closing 11 bond issues for State of Mississippi.
  • Served as Swap Counsel in connection with swap transactions for the State of Mississippi.
  • Served as Bond Counsel in connection with Mississippi Department of Transportation H.E.L.P. Bond Program.
  • Served as Underwriters’ Counsel in connection with college financing programs.

Papers, Presentations, & Publications

  • Panelist, “Accounting Issues for Securities Lawyers,” National Association of Bond Lawyers’ Institute Conference, Bonita Springs, Fla., March 7-8, 2019.