PHOENIX (PRWEB) June 26, 2018
Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C is pleased to announce that Brett D. Siglin has joined the firm as a Member in the Corporate and Tax departments.
Siglin focuses his practice on a broad range of business law matters involving traditional and tax-advantaged corporate structuring, joint ventures, bond financing, syndication of equity, contract negotiation, regulation and compliance, tax credits, property tax exemptions, and real estate acquisition and development. He represents developers, lenders, investors, syndicators, real estate investment trusts, and other businesses and public sector entities.
Siglin is also experienced with utilizing federal and state Low-Income Housing Tax Credits and tax-exempt bond financing to structure transactions; advising on debt and equity terms; negotiating development agreements and construction contracts; assisting with zoning and permitting; advising on compliance issues; counseling on state and local tax incentives; resolving complex tax issues; and providing a wide-range of federal and state tax advice.
“What makes Brett such as great addition to our team is his wide range of business and tax law experience,” said Richard Lieberman, Chair of the firm’s Corporate, Securities and Finance department. “In addition to his experience representing clients with various corporate transactions, his understanding of tax-advantaged transactions, like Low-Income Housing Tax Credits, Opportunity Zones, and tax-exempt bond financing, further expands the breadth of service we offer. We are happy he is available to assist our clients with their diverse business needs as they start, grow, raise capital, and transition their businesses.”
Siglin earned his J.D. from American University Washington College of Law, his LL.M in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center, and his B.A. from the University of Illinois. Prior to entering private practice, he served as an attorney advisor for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in Washington, D.C. for four years. In addition to Arizona, Siglin is admitted to practice in Illinois, Maryland, Minnesota, and the District of Columbia. He is a member of the National Leased Housing Association and the American Bar Association.
“It is a great honor and privilege to join Jennings, Strouss & Salmon,” states Siglin. “I am excited to finally be settled in Arizona, and very much look forward to continuing to serve my existing clients while expanding my practice in the Southwest.”