Public Finance

McGrann Shea public finance attorneys serve as bond counsel, underwriter’s counsel and borrower’s counsel in general obligation, revenue and project-based tax-exempt and taxable bond financings for a broad range of essential function and conduit bond issues involving public infrastructure, real estate, 501(c)(3) financings, and other intergovernmental projects.

Sub-Practice Areas

Affordable Housing, Alternative Housing-Related Projects, Assisted Living, Build America Bonds, Credit Enhancement, Health Care Facilities, Hospitals and Medical Clinics, Higher Education Facilities, Joint Action Electric Power Agencies, Long Term Care Facilities, Multi-family Housing, Municipal Utilities, Parks and Public Infrastructure, Professional Sports Stadiums, Public Power, Public/Private Ventures, Senior Housing, Structured Finance, Tax Credit Financing, Tax-Exempt Bonds, Tax-Exempt Leases, TIF and Tax Abatement Financing


Peter L. Cooper
Of Counsel


William R. McGrann


Representative Clients

Citigroup, City of St. Paul, Clear Channel, Guthrie Theater Foundation, Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission, Midwest Consortium of Municipal Utilities, Minneapolis Community Development Agency, Minnesota Ballpark Authority, Minnesota Higher Education Facilities Authority, Minnesota Municipal Utilities Association, Minnesota State Fair, Morgan Stanley & Co., Shakopee Public Utilities, Three Rivers Park District, Washington County Community Development Agency