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Mintz's Meghan Burke Awarded Freda Johnson Award for Trailblazing Women in Public Finance

We are delighted and proud to share the news that our colleague Meghan Burke has been selected to receive the Freda Johnson Award for Trailblazing Women in Public Finance at the Bond Buyer's Deal of the Year ceremony in New York on December 3rd. The Freda Johnson award is given annually and recognizes one woman in the private sector and one in the public sector who exemplify the qualities that Freda Johnson, who served as public finance division head at Moody’s Investors Service, brought to the industry as a "trail blazer" and as a “leader, innovator and mentor." This will be the award's fifth year and Meghan, who heads Mintz’s public finance practice, is the first recipient chosen for her contributions as an attorneyIn addition to her wealth of public finance experience, Meghan's professional contributions to the field, volunteer work and mentorship were highlighted in her selection for the award.

Congratulations Meghan!

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Leonard Weiser-Varon serves as bond counsel, purchasers’ counsel, bondholders’ counsel and trustee’s counsel on municipal bond issues, workouts and restructurings. Len also represents state sponsors and private program managers of Section 529 and 529A savings programs.