Kutak Rock Rises Two Spots in 2021 H1 Bond Counsel RankingsNews | July 26, 2021
Refinitiv, the statistician for the municipal finance industry, has released its mid-year national rankings for bond counsel, underwriter’s counsel and disclosure counsel. Kutak Rock was ranked fourth for bond counsel, two spots higher than the firm was ranked in mid-2020, with 234 issues aggregating $8.05 billion and 3.7% market share.
The firm was ranked third for disclosure counsel, a big jump from its 11th place ranking last year at this time, with 56 issues aggregating $3.89 billion. Additionally, the firm placed fifth for underwriter’s counsel with 104 issues aggregating $5.21 billion.
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More than 110 attorneys comprise the firm’s National Public Finance Group across 14 office locations. Kutak Rock has served as bond counsel to issuers and borrowers of every type across the United States, including traditional political bodies such as states, counties, cities and school districts, as well as numerous special purpose financing authorities such as public power districts, higher education finance authorities, state housing finance agencies and student loan agencies. The firm maintains a group of 9 Section 103 tax lawyers who focus on tax matters related to tax-exempt financings.