Carrie  - J. - Cecil

Carrie J. Cecil

Counsel
Charleston, W.Va.
304.340.3880 - office
304.951.3233 - mobile

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D., 2010
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Certificate of Advanced Study in International and Comparative Law, 2010
  • University of Pittsburgh, Certificate of Advanced Study in West European Studies, 2010
  • West Virginia University, B.A. in Foreign Languages, Geography and History, summa cum laude, University Honors Scholar, 2007

Admissions

  • West Virginia State Bar
  • Pennsylvania State Bar
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia
Ms. Cecil's primary areas of practice are public and project finance, commercial lending and general corporate law.

Representative Experience

  • Serving as bond counsel, underwriter's counsel and issuer's counsel in public and governmental financing, primarily involving tax-exempt bonds
  • Drafting documents in connection with the financing and development of infrastructure and economic development projects, including tax increment financing
  • Performing due diligence in connection with commercial transactions
  • Preparing written post-issuance compliance procedures for issuers and borrowers of tax-exempt bonds and reviewing documentation for post-issuance compliance monitoring
  • Advising clients on entity formation, contracts and general business and commercial law matters
  • Drafting and reviewing business associate agreements
  • Advising clients regarding compliance with HIPAA

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, National Association of Bond Lawyers

Distinctions

  • P.E.O. Scholar Award
  • Thomas M. Cooley, II Legal Writing Award
  • University of Pittsburgh Law Alumni Scholarship

Other

  • Pittsburgh Tax Review
  • Foreign Languages: German (proficient)
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