Holland & Knight Adds Public Finance Attorney Edward Rojas in New York
NEW YORK (June 20, 2016) – Edward Rojas has joined Holland & Knight in New York as a senior counsel in the firm’s Public Finance Practice. He previously practiced with major firms in New York and North Carolina.
Mr. Rojas’s practice encompasses the full range of tax-exempt bond financings including healthcare, educational, single family and multi-family housing, transportation, airport, solid waste, infrastructure, environmental and generation facilities. His public finance experience includes new money and refunding issues, hedges, investment agreements, reissuance and other arbitrage, allocation, expenditure, rebate and post-issuance compliance issues and procedures. He represents issuers, underwriters, borrowers and bond purchasers, in addition to serving as special tax counsel.
"Ed is a very talented lawyer with 30 years of experience in all areas of public finance and with a particular focus on tax matters," said Woody Vaughan, the leader of Holland & Knight’s Public Finance Group. "He is a valuable addition to our team both in New York and nationally."
"Holland & Knight’s public finance practice has an excellent reputation among top bond counsel and underwriter’s counsel firms across the country," said Mr. Rojas. "The firm’s platform will provide me with the resources to better serve my clients."
Mr. Rojas received a J.D. degree from Columbia Law School and an A.B. degree from Harvard College.