Michelle E. Pernicek

(402) 661-8634
(402) 346-1148 Fax

Ms. Pernicek is an associate in the Secondary Markets Working Group in the firm’s Public Finance Department in the Omaha office. She represents clients in various types of public finance transactions, including securitizations, derivatives and general corporate matters. She has advised multiple financial institutions and banking clients with respect to Dodd-Frank regulatory matters, including the Volcker Rule and Risk Retention. Ms. Pernicek has experience as special counsel to lenders for the acquisition and documentation of interest rate caps in multifamily housing transactions. She also serves as counsel to sponsors, trustees and liquidity providers of tender option bond programs. She has also represented hedge funds investing in derivatives and municipal securities. Ms. Pernicek also serves as bond counsel in structured tax-exempt financings of multifamily housing.

Prior to joining Kutak Rock, Ms. Pernicek served as a law clerk to the Honorable Frankie J. Moore of the Nebraska Court of Appeals. Ms. Pernicek also has experience in real estate and title insurance law as Claims Counsel, AVP, with Fidelity National Title Group.