Hawkins has a well-established reputation as the premier firm in the country for experience and expertise in housing finance agency bond programs. We represent state and local agencies in the widest possible range of housing finance transactions. Our housing finance group nationally comprises two dozen bond and tax partners with industry-leading expertise. Housing finance agencies around the country regularly rely on our expert counsel and responsive service.

Hawkins currently acts as bond counsel, special tax counsel or underwriters’ counsel for more state housing finance agencies than any other firm.  During the last five years, during the last ten years, and since such records have been maintained, Hawkins has been the number-one ranked bond counsel firm in the nation for housing bond issues.  Over the same periods we have also been the number one ranked underwriters’ counsel in the country for housing bond issues.  The firm, serving as bond counsel or underwriters’ counsel, has participated in more than 3,900 housing bond issues, with a principal amount exceeding $184 billion.

The firm also represents over sixty public housing authorities or their partners as they improve and expand affordable housing through public housing revitalization, the Rental Assistance Demonstration, project-based and tenant-based vouchers, low-income housing tax credits, Moving to Work and other federal, state and local programs and resources.  These PHAs frequently lead the way in local and national efforts to meet the housing needs or our least fortunate families, seniors and disabled individuals.

Brett Abraham
Associate
415.486.4219vCard |
Roger Bagley
Partner
212.820.9497vCard |
Arto Becker
Partner
213.236.9070vCard |
Robert Beinfield
Partner
973.642.1307vCard |
Howard Berkman
Of Counsel
212.820.9356vCard |
Faust Bowerman
Partner
212.820.9429vCard |
John V. Connorton, Jr.
Of Counsel
212.820.9305vCard |
Daniel N. Fuss
Partner
212.820.9440vCard |
Patricia Goins
Of Counsel
212.820.9378vCard |
Lisa Hagan
Partner
734.794.4835vCard | |
Laurie Hall
Counsel
860.275.6261vCard |
Alexis Harrington
Associate
415.486.4206vCard |
R. Gregory Henniger
Partner
212.820.9414vCard |
Peter Lam
Counsel
212.820.9580vCard |
Grace Lin
Associate
212.820.9338vCard |
Michelle A. Loucopolos
Counsel
973.642.8677vCard |
Lloyd S. Lowy
Partner
212.820.9340vCard | |
Russell Miller
Partner
415.486.4202vCard | |
Kevin Murphy
Partner
212.820.9558vCard |
Elizabeth O'Connell
Partner
212.820.9610vCard |
Kathleen Orlandi
Partner
212.820.9454vCard |
Vladimir Popik
AssociatevCard |
Robert Radigan
Associate
212.820.9433vCard |
John Renken
Partner
415.797.7720vCard | | |
Harvey Rogers
Of Counsel
503.402.1322vCard |
Joseph P. Rogers, Jr.
Of Counsel
212.820.9434vCard |
Jamison Sadlon-del Pozo
Partner
212.820.9384vCard |
Ann Sherman
Partner
503.402.1324vCard |
Rod Solomon
Partner
202.682.1485vCard |
Sean Tierney
Partner
415.486.4201vCard | |
Christina Togle
Partner
213.236.9073vCard |
Bruce Van Dusen
Partner
212.820.9307vCard |
Richard Van Dusen
Of Counsel
212.820.9630vCard |
T. Kam Wong
Partner
212.820.9410vCard |
Howard Zucker
Partner
212.820.9362vCard |
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    Hawkins Represents 21 State Housing Finance Agencies

  • $69 Bn

    In Multi-Family Housing Financings