Shawn M. Willette

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Partner
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Shawn.Willette@KutakRock.com
April 18, 2017

On April 5, 2017, Kutak Rock served as bond counsel in Colorado Educational and Cultural Facilities Authority issuing $35,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of its Revenue Bonds (National Jewish Federation Bond Program – United Jewish Appeal – Federation of Jewish Philanthropies of New York, Inc.) Taxable Series 2017B.

February 28, 2017

Kutak Rock LLP served as bond counsel to the Colorado Educational and Cultural Facilities Authority’s $33,235,000 of revenue refunding bonds on behalf of the University Center for Atmospheric Research.

December 27, 2016

Following the issuance of proposed and re-proposed regulations in 2013 and 2015, the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service published final regulations (the “Final Regulations”) on December 9, 2016, to alter the rules for determining the issue price of tax-exempt and other tax-advantaged bonds.

July 1, 2015
A team of Kutak Rock attorneys, led by partner Fred Marienthal of the firm’s Denver office, served as bond counsel in the USA Hockey Foundation’s $19.5 million bond financing to acquire the Compuware Arena in Plymouth, Michigan.
June 29, 2015
February 3, 2014

Kutak Rock LLP served as bond counsel to the Colorado Housing and Finance Authority in connection with the issuance of $4,900,000 of Taxable Qualified Energy Conservation Bonds (Colorado Solar 2013 Photovoltaic Solar Project) Series 2013.

August 5, 2013
December 6, 2012

Two of Kutak Rock's public finance projects recently received recognition as Deal of the Year:

  • Colorado's Roaring Forks Transportation Authority's $6.65 million Qualified Energy Conservation Bonds
  • Michigan Finance Authority's multibillion-dollar refinancing of its federal unemployment insurance loan.