James’ practice focuses on debt finance, public finance and transactional
matters. He serves as bond counsel, borrower's counsel and underwriter's counsel
for private activity bond financings and bond financings for the benefit of
nonprofit organizations, and as counsel for developers and joint venture
partners in energy generation and transmission projects.
James has experience with a variety of financing structures, including
bank-qualified bonds, convertible bonds, taxable issues and pooled bond
programs. He has assisted with funding projects for colleges and universities,
retirement communities, renewable energy facilities and local governments.
In addition, James has represented funds in connection with financing power
generation assets, including natural gas, solar and wind.