Lathrop GPM Named to Top 5 Bond Counsel in Missouri


Lathrop GPM was named to The Bond Buyer’s 2022 “Top Five Rankings” for Bond Counsel in Missouri. The annual ranking is based on volume of work.   

“Bond Counsel” is defined as the attorney who is retained by the issuer but represents the interests of the bondholders and who drafts and signs the sole legal opinion that issuer is authorized to issue proposed municipal securities. During the reporting period, the bond counsel representing the firm in Missouri was Real Estate & Tax Credit Partner Lori Lea Shelley.

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