April 9, 2012
Balch & Bingham Expands Public Finance, Healthcare Capabilities as Presley Burton & Collier Joins Firm
Presley Burton & Collier, LLC will join Balch & Bingham LLP, marking the continued expansion of Balch & Bingham’s public finance practice and healthcare capabilities. The combined firm will retain the name Balch & Bingham and include attorneys who represent clients in all facets of securities work, including serving as bond counsel and underwriters’ counsel in public offerings of securities and in private placements.
“The attorneys of Presley Burton & Collier have a well-deserved reputation as outstanding lawyers serving tax-exempt and tax-advantaged transactions across the nation,” said Balch & Bingham Managing Partner Alan Rogers. “This addition to our team represents a continued commitment to the healthcare industry and an investment in our business and finance offerings. It allows us to help more public entities and nonprofit corporations – especially in the healthcare sector – to succeed.”
The lawyers will move into Balch & Bingham’s downtown Birmingham offices on May 16 and will join the firm’s Business Section.
“Beyond sharing a mutual philosophy of legal excellence and personalized client service, joining Balch gives this team the opportunity to offer clients a broader range of experience and resources,” said J. Hobson Presley, Jr., who is a founding partner of the previous firm. “The healthcare industry is facing ever increasing challenges, and our combined team of public finance attorneys is well positioned to partner with healthcare clients to help them navigate the complex road ahead.”