Kimberly D. Magrini

Kimberly D. Magrini

Ballard Spahr LLP, Partner

New York City, New York

Kimberly D. Magrini serves as counsel to investment banking firms and investors, municipalities, issuers, and trustees in all types of public finance and municipal securities transactions. Her experience also includes representing a variety of 501(c)(3) organizations, including hospitals and other health care organizations, colleges and universities, and museums. Kim focuses her practice on various municipal securities law issues, municipal finance and asset recovery, project finance (including bioenergy facilities and public-private partnerships), and housing finance. Through a secondment to the investment banking legal department at Goldman Sachs covering public finance, Kim has experience handling various legal, regulatory and compliance issues related to municipal securities, including remarketings, commercial paper programs, the municipal advisor rule, G-17 considerations, other MSRB rules, and internal policies and procedures. Kim has experience in a wide range of municipal financings, including distressed financings, high-yield offerings, bioenergy facilities, secondary market transactions, and municipal bankruptcies and workouts. Kim has experience with issues unique to Pennsylvania law (including Act 47) and maintains a special focus on disclosure issues for distressed municipalities, including pension analysis and disclosure and securities regulatory enforcement. Kim maintains an active housing finance practice, regularly representing underwriters, issuers, investors, developers, and trustees in essential or workforce housing financing transactions, single-family mortgage bond transactions, and Low Income Housing Tax Credit housing financing transactions. She has represented investors and developers across the country in numerous lower-tier LIHTC deals, including transactions involving solar and renewable energy credits. In addition, she has developed significant knowledge of green financing initiatives, including green infrastructure, PACE, and other renewable energy financing options. In addition, Kim has significant experience in environmental, social and governance (ESG) financing initiatives, including green infrastructure, green bonds and social bonds, and ESG designation and disclosure considerations. Kim is the co-leader of the Investment Banking and Market Regulation industry subgroup within the Firm's Banking and Financial Services Industry group, and also a part of the Firm's ESG initiative. Kim also represents clients in P3 and public-public partnership transactions on large complex infrastructure and transportation projects across the country, including as P3 counsel to various public agencies in large transportation infrastructure projects, and as bond counsel for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Rapid Bridges Replacement Project. Before entering the law, Kim worked for several years as both a legal and environmental science research assistant at Drexel University.

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