Day Pitney is pleased to announce that the firm has elected Namita T. Shah a partner of the firm. Ms. Shah is resident in the firm's Hartford, CT, office and is a member of the firm's Municipal Finance and Institutional Finance and Commercial Lending practice groups.
Ms. Shah is actively involved in all aspects of public finance, including bond authorizations, disclosure, tax issues, and issuance. She has acted as bond counsel, disclosure counsel, underwriter's counsel and trustee's counsel on numerous general obligation and conduit financings. She has extensive experience with general state and municipal law as well as laws relating to state agencies and authorities.
"Namita is an extremely talented attorney, and we are proud to welcome her into the partnership," said Dennis R. LaFiura, who is chairman of the firm's Executive Committee.
Her institutional finance and commercial lending work includes asset-backed structured financing and private placements of secured and unsecured senior and mezzanine debt.
Ms. Shah is a graduate of Boston University School of Law, magna cum laude, and is fluent in Hindi. She is a member of the National Association of Bond Lawyers, the Connecticut Government Finance Officers Association, the Northeast Women in Public Finance, the Connecticut Bar Association and the South Asian Bar Association of Connecticut.
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Day Pitney LLP is a full-service law firm with approximately 375 attorneys operating in offices in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Boston, and Washington, DC. The firm offers clients strong corporate and litigation practices, with experience on behalf of large national and international corporations, as well as emerging and middle market companies and individuals.