Amanda E. Gordon

Shareholder
Akron
222 South Main Street
Suite 400
Akron, OH 44308
P 330.849.6609
F 330.376.4577
P 330.849.6609 | F 330.376.4577

Overview

Ms. Gordon has nearly 30 years of experience in the practice of public law and public finance. She represents counties, municipalities, townships, school districts, port authorities, and other public authorities as bond counsel and in general counsel capacities, in addition to representing banking and financial institutions.

Ms. Gordon practices in the areas of economic development and regional cooperation with extensive experience in economic development incentives, general municipal law, cooperative developmental structures, and public/private partnerships. In addition, she maintains a statewide public finance practice and has represented public bodies across the state including counties, cities, villages, school districts, libraries, townships, port authorities, transit authorities, and other public bodies, as well as the State of Ohio. Her experience spans all aspects of public finance law, including federal tax law and federal and state securities laws in connection with general obligation financings, revenue obligations, special obligations, leasing obligations, and complex structures involving a myriad of securities sources and structures.

Services

Industries

Education

  1. Case Western Reserve University School of Law, J.D.,
    • magna cum laude
    • Case Western Reserve University Law Review, Editor
  2. The University of Akron, B.S.,
    • summa cum laude

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio

Recognitions

  • AV® Preeminent™ rating from Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • Akron Bar Association
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Government Finance Officers Association
  • Municipal Finance Officers Association
  • National Association of Bond Lawyers
Community Affiliations
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Board of Governors
  • President, Wadsworth City School District Board of Education
  • President, Wadsworth Youth Baseball and Softball Association

Insights

  1. Alert
    Tax Exemption of Board-Owned Real Estate (Feb 2, 2016)
  2. Articles
    Public / Private Partnerships (Dec 1, 2006)
    Public/private partnerships - Smart Business Akron/Canton (Nov 25, 2006)

Overview

Ms. Gordon has nearly 30 years of experience in the practice of public law and public finance. She represents counties, municipalities, townships, school districts, port authorities, and other public authorities as bond counsel and in general counsel capacities, in addition to representing banking and financial institutions.

Ms. Gordon practices in the areas of economic development and regional cooperation with extensive experience in economic development incentives, general municipal law, cooperative developmental structures, and public/private partnerships. In addition, she maintains a statewide public finance practice and has represented public bodies across the state including counties, cities, villages, school districts, libraries, townships, port authorities, transit authorities, and other public bodies, as well as the State of Ohio. Her experience spans all aspects of public finance law, including federal tax law and federal and state securities laws in connection with general obligation financings, revenue obligations, special obligations, leasing obligations, and complex structures involving a myriad of securities sources and structures.

Education

  1. Case Western Reserve University School of Law, J.D.,
    • magna cum laude
    • Case Western Reserve University Law Review, Editor
  2. The University of Akron, B.S.,
    • summa cum laude

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio

Recognitions

  • AV® Preeminent™ rating from Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • Akron Bar Association
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Government Finance Officers Association
  • Municipal Finance Officers Association
  • National Association of Bond Lawyers
Community Affiliations
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Board of Governors
  • President, Wadsworth City School District Board of Education
  • President, Wadsworth Youth Baseball and Softball Association

Insights

  1. Alert
    Tax Exemption of Board-Owned Real Estate (Feb 2, 2016)
  2. Articles
    Public / Private Partnerships (Dec 1, 2006)
    Public/private partnerships - Smart Business Akron/Canton (Nov 25, 2006)