Sam’s practice is focused on representing public authorities, including transportation, public power, state revolving fund, higher education, and cultural institution issuers, as bond counsel and disclosure counsel.
In his transportation practice, Sam has represented numerous toll road authorities and airports in connection with all manner of financings, including revenue bond issuances, credit facilities, and TIFIA loans. He also has experience with special tax-backed financings. Sam as acted as disclosure and bond counsel for public transportation agencies in connection with transactions including farebox revenue-backed bonds and tax-backed bonds.
In the public power sector, Sam has represented public power issuers in connection with revenue bond issuances, separately financed projects, credit facilities, private placements, and commercial paper programs. He also has significant experience representing power issuers in connection with securitization transactions.
He has also represented higher education issuers in connection with both conduit issuances and private placements.
- Bond Counsel
- Borrower's Counsel
- Private Placements
- Disclosure Counsel
- Underwriters' Counsel
- University of Massachusetts, B.A.
- New York University School of Law, J.D.
- New York
Recent News & Publications
- Hawkins Served as Counsel to Two Bond Buyer Deal of the Year Winning Transactions
Hawkins is proud to have served as special and lead outside counsel on two financings that were finalists for The Bond Buyer deal of t…
- Hawkins Served as Counsel to Four Bond Buyer Deal of the Year Winning Transactions
Hawkins is proud to have served as counsel on four financings that won The Bond Buyer deal of the year award for 2020. …
- Hawkins Promotes Associates to Partnership and Counsel
Hawkins Delafield & Wood LLP is pleased to announce the election of Christopher Taylor and Samuel Litton to the Partnership and Megan …