Hawkins served as co-bond counsel on the $5.5 billion tobacco revenue securitization bonds issued by Buckeye (Ohio) Tobacco Settlement Financing Authority. The proceeds of the landmark financing were used for school facilities and property tax relief.
|Client||Buckeye (Ohio) Tobacco Settlement Financing Authority|
|Distinction||Largest Tobacco Securitization Bond Issue|
|Issuer||Buckeye (Ohio) Tobacco Settlement Financing Authority|
|Issue Size||$5.5 Billion|
|Awards||Bond Buyer Midwest Deal of the Year|