Christopher N. Knight

Christopher N. Knight, a retired partner with Foley & Lardner LLP, was a member of the Finance & Financial Institutions Practice, with concentrations in public finance and other forms of structured finance. He was formerly the chair of the firm’s Public Finance Practice and the managing partner of the firm’s Chicago office.

Mr. Knight’s experience includes serving as bond or underwriter’s counsel for approximately 650 public finance transactions nationwide, including general obligation, tax increment, special service area and school district financings, and financings related to airports, single and multifamily housing, sports facilities, pollution control, solid waste disposal, health care, education, industrial development, student loans, and public utilities. He has also represented banks as the provider of credit enhancement and loan facilities for approximately 350 public finance and other forms of structured financings, as well as trustees, investors, and other participants in the restructuring of defaulted municipal debt.

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Areas of Practice 1) Finance & Financial Institutions and 2) Health Care Finance
Law School Duke University School of Law
Education Yale University undergraduate (B.A)
Bar Member / Association State Bar Of Wisconsin
Most recent firm Foley & Lardner LLP
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