California Health Care District Financing Techniques
PartnerOrange County, Los Angeles
He is also a member of Orrick's Leasing Practice Group, Assessment/Mello-Roos Practice Group, Revenue Practice Group and Redevelopment Practice Group. Don has extensive experience as bond counsel, disclosure counsel and underwriter's counsel in the financing techniques used by school and community college districts, cities, counties and redevelopment agencies in California. His practice focuses on local governmental infrastructure financing, including general obligation bond financing, municipal lease financing, land-secured financing and redevelopment financing, as well as tax and revenue anticipation note (TRAN), pension obligation and other post-employment benefit (OPEB) obligation financings. Don serves as the lead lawyer for the California School Boards Association's annual tax and revenue anticipation note pool, which consisted of 149 participants in 2009.