Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Museum

Hawkins served as bond counsel in connection with the issuance of $341 million California Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank revenue bonds on behalf of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to finance a new museum of motion pictures located on Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles. Hawkins public finance attorneys worked closely with the Academy and its lawyers and investment bankers to craft a multi-modal bond indenture that is secured by an obligated group note of the Academy and its affiliated entities. The Academy Museum is the world’s leading museum dedicated to motion pictures. It includes approximately 290,000 square feet of space over six stories.

Client California Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank
Role Bond Counsel
Distinction Most Recent Significant Financing of a New Cultural Facility in California
Issuer California Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank
Issue Size $341 Million