Job Opportunity: Public Finance Associate

Sands Anderson PC has an opening in any of our offices for a public finance associate with 1-4 years of experience. This position will include public finance matters involving state and local entities and nonprofits, primarily in Virginia and North Carolina: tax-exempt and taxable municipal bonds, including public offerings and direct purchases, and commercial loans to finance public infrastructure, economic development projects and other capital improvement projects; nonprofit health care, higher education, education, cultural, and other facilities. Engagements include services as bond counsel, underwriter’s counsel, disclosure counsel, issuer counsel and purchaser’s/lender’s counsel. Practice may include economic development and other local government matters related to finance and capital projects.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Draft transaction documents, including trust agreements, loan agreements, lease financing documents and closing certificates.
  • Assist with review of due diligence materials.
  • Draft bond purchase contracts and remarketing agreements, securities disclosure offering documents, including limited offering memoranda and official statements.


  • 1-4 years of relevant experience in public finance and/or lending/corporate finance; local governmental law experience in Virginia and/or North Carolina preferred but not required.
  • JD from accredited law school.
  • Active Virginia bar license required and additional North Carolina bar licensure preferred.
  • Excellent legal research, writing, and interpersonal communication skills required.

Sands Anderson is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drugfree Workplace.

Please submit cover letter and resume to:

Sands Anderson PC
Attention: Human Resources
P.O. Box 1998
Richmond, VA, 23218


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