Kim represents governmental entities and other transaction participants in public finance transactions and economic development matters.

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Associations

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 2000

Distinctions

  • Martindale-Hubbell®
    • AV®– PreeminentPeer Review Rated
  • Super Lawyers®
    • Colorado Rising Star, Government Finance, 2010
  • Best Lawyers in America®
    • Public Finance Law, 2020
  • Fellow, American Bar Association
  • Fellow, American Bar Foundation

Education & Honors

  • University of Denver, J.D., 2000
    • Order of St. Ives
    • Member, Water Law Review
  • University of Colorado at Denver, M.S., Management and Organization, 1991
  • University of Wyoming, B.S., Personnel Administration and Industrial Relations, 1985

Experience

  • Represents governmental entities and other transaction participants in public finance transactions and economic development matters in Colorado.
  • Financings include general obligation bonds, user fee revenue bonds, special assessment bonds, excise tax revenue bonds, lease transactions, tax increment financings and private activity bonds.
  • Clients include governmental entities such as municipalities, counties, special districts, school districts, transportation agencies, joint action agencies, urban renew al authorities, and downtown development authorities as w ell as non-profit corporations, underwriters, trustees and credit enhancers and banks.

Papers, Presentations, & Publications

  • Presenter, “Continuing Disclosure: A Primer,” Colorado Association of School Business Officials 64th Annual Spring Conference, April 2017.
  • Presenter, “Capital Funding for Building and Fleet,” CGFOA/CMA Annual Conference, November 2016.
  • Presenter, “Continuing Disclosure:  the Sequel,”, CGFOA/CMA Annual Conference, November 2016.
  • Co-Presenter, “Bonds 101,” Colorado Division of Securities, February 2017, Colorado Government Finance Officers Association Annual Conference, November 2013; GCFOA Western Slope Coalition Workshop, April 2013, and Special District Association of Colorado Annual Conference, September 2012.
  • ​Co-Presenter, "The Federal Government and Its Impact on the Future of Tax Exempt Debt," Special District Association of Colorado Conference, September 2013.
  • Co-Author, "Improvement Districts for Colorado Counties, Cities, and Towns," 30 Colorado Lawyer, 53 (January 2001).