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William Curtis Gwathney III

Partner
  • (205) 226-3446
Download Resume cgwathney@balch.com
Education
  • University of Virginia School of Law
    J.D., 2001, John M. Olin Scholar
  • University of Virginia
    M.A. Economics, 1995
  • Auburn University
    B.S.B.A. Economics, 1993, summa cum laude
Bar Admissions
  • Alabama, 2001
About Curt
Right up there with the top lawyers we like to deal with.

- Chambers USA

Q&A
  • What types of clients do you represent?

    I regularly represent local boards of education, universities, utility boards, city, county and state governments, and a number of public corporations that provide services involving housing, healthcare, and water and sewer infrastructure among others.

  • What previous experiences, prior to your work at Balch, influence your practice?

Select Matters

  • Bond counsel to Troy University: Served as bond counsel to the university for the issuance of its $49,665,000 Facilities Revenue Bonds, Series 2019-A (2019)
  • Bond counsel to Madison County Board of Education: Served as bond counsel to the university for the issuance of its $6,725,000 Refunding and Capital Outlay Tax Anticipation Warrants, Series 2019-C, $23,495,000 Taxable Refunding and Capital Outlay Tax Anticipation Warrants, Series 2019-B and $27,185,000 Taxable Refunding and Capital Outlay Warrants, Series 2019-A (2019)
  • Bond counsel to the State of Alabama: Served as bond counsel to the State for the issuance of its $23,305,000 Tax-Exempt General Obligation Bonds, Series 2018-C and $38,740,000 Taxable General Obligation Bonds, Series 2018-B (2018)
  • Bond Counsel to Auburn University: Served as bond counsel to the university for the issuance of its $216,865,000 General Fee Revenue Bonds, Series 2018-A (2018)
  • Bond counsel to Alabama Public School and College Authority: Served as bond counsel to the Authority for the issuance of its $18,455,000 Capital Improvement Pool Bonds, Series 2017-A (2017)
  • Bond counsel to Alabama Economic Settlement Authority: Served as bond counsel to the Authority for the issuance of its $80,925,000 BP Settlement Revenue Bonds, Series 2016-A and $547,790,000 Taxable BP Settlement Revenue Bonds, Series 2016-B (2016)
  • Bond counsel to state of Alabama: Served as bond counsel to the state for the issuance of its $98,500,000 General Obligation Bonds, Series 2016-A and $26,695,000 General Obligation Bonds, Series 2016-B. (2016)
  • Bond counsel to the Alabama Public Health Care Authority: Served as bond counsel for the issuance of the authority's $22,335,000 Lease Revenue Bonds (Department of Public Health Facilities), Series 2016 (2016).
  • Bond counsel to Troy University: Served as bond counsel to the university for the issuance of its $41,570,000 Facilities Revenue Bonds, Series 2015-A. (2015)
  • Bond counsel to Alabama Federal Aid Highway Finance Authority: Served as bond counsel to the authority for the issuance of its $533,175,000 Special Obligation Revenue Bonds, Series 2015. (2015)

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    Credentials

    Education
    • University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 2001, John M. Olin Scholar
    • University of Virginia, M.A. Economics, 1995
    • Auburn University, B.S.B.A. Economics, 1993, summa cum laude
    Bar Admissions
    • Alabama, 2001
    Professional Affiliations
    • National Association of Bond Lawyers
    Awards & Accolades
    • Chambers USA, Banking & Finance: Public Finance
    • The Best Lawyers in America, Public Finance Law, 2013 - Present