(PRWEB) December 01, 2015
Jelena Vojinovic, of counsel at the global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been elected to the board of directors for Ladies First, “the Mid-Atlantic Women’s Public Finance Forum.” She will serve as co-chair to the Events and Logistics Programming committees, and will be a member of the Website, Membership, and Public Relations committees.
According to its website, Ladies First is a nonprofit professional association for women in the public finance sector. The organization provides educational opportunities for its members as well as a forum for them to network, share ideas, and learn, while empowering women in the public finance industry. Ladies First holds several events for its members throughout the year, where topics in the public finance profession are presented. Ladies First also holds an Annual Public Finance Forum.
“We congratulate Jelena on this well-deserved undertaking,” said Warren Bloom, co-chair of Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s national Public Finance Practice. “Her dedication and commitment will surely be an asset to such an important organization for women in finance.”
Vojinovic, a member of the firm’s Public Finance Practice, focuses her practice on public and private financing transactions, and has acted as bond counsel, underwriters' counsel, and purchaser and credit enhancement counsel in transactions throughout the United States. She is experienced in the area of tax-exempt bond financing for multifamily housing projects, universities, 501(c)(3), public utilities, and municipalities. Vojinovic also has experience in real estate based lending, securitization, and derivative transactions.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Public Finance Practice
Greenberg Traurig , LLP has a national public finance practice that consistently ranks among the top bond, disclosure, and underwriter’s counsel firms according to The Bond Buyer’s nationwide and statewide rankings. Greenberg Traurig LLP’s Public Finance Practice has been serving the needs of state and local issuers, underwriters, credit providers, bondholders, and conduit borrowers throughout the United States for more than 30 years in virtually every area of public finance. The firm currently has 44 attorneys in the Public Finance Practice in its Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Northern Virginia, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Tallahassee, Washington D.C., and West Palm Beach offices.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1900 attorneys serving clients from 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is No 1. on the 2015 Law360 Most Charitable Firms list, third largest in the U.S. on the 2015 Law360 400, Top 20 on the 2015 Am Law Global 100, and among the 2015 BTI Brand Elite. More information at: http://www.gtlaw.com/.