Lisa Forcht

Counsel

New York
t: 212.820.9522
f: 212.514.8425
lfortch@hawkins.com
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Lisa Forcht
Lisa serves as bond counsel, disclosure counsel and underwriters’ counsel on tax-exempt and taxable financings with an emphasis on transportation infrastructure finance, public power, higher education and project financing.

Lisa joined the firm in 1999, having previously worked on general corporate and real estate financing transactions.  Lisa’s work at the firm primarily involves serving as bond counsel and disclosure counsel in public offerings and private placements.

Lisa’s has worked extensively with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority, New York State Thruway Authority, Oklahoma Turnpike Authority and Rhode Island Commerce Corporation, the Virgin Islands Public Finance Authority, Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority, The University of the Virgin Islands and Virgin Islands Port Authority in connection with public offerings, private placements, system and project financings, including GARVEE financings in Virgin Islands and Rhode Island.  Lisa has also had substantial experience in negotiation of credit and liquidity facilities, advising clients on federal disclosure responsibilities and drafting and reviewing legislation.

Professional Membership

  • National Association of Bond Lawyers

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