Bryant Miller Olive P.A. Attorney JoLinda Herring, Esq. Appointed to the National Association of Bond Lawyers Board of Directors
Bryant Miller Olive P.A. Attorney JoLinda Herring, Esq.
Appointed to the National Association of Bond Lawyers Board of Directors
Miami, Fla. (Sept. 25, 2020) ― Bryant Miller Olive P.A. (BMO) is pleased to announce that BMO Shareholder JoLinda Herring, Esq. was appointed to the National Association of Bond Lawyers (NABL) Board of Directors.
Herring served as chair of the NABL Bond Attorneys Workshop Steering Committee in 2019. In 2011, she was chair of NABL’s Fundamentals of Municipal Bond Law seminar. She is also a frequent speaker at NABL workshops and Florida Government Finance Officers Association conferences.
“JoLinda’s longtime experience and dedication to the practice of municipal law are not only great assets to us at Bryant Miller Olive; but also to the NABL Board of Directors,” said BMO Managing Shareholder Grace Dunlap. “We are very proud of her appointment to this board, which plays a major role at federal, state and local levels regarding legislation, regulations and rulings affecting bonds.”
NABL, established in 1979, promotes the integrity of the municipal market through the education of its members in the laws affecting state and municipal bonds.
Herring began as a practicing attorney with BMO in 1996, and today is co-chair of the firm’s Public Finance Group. Her practice is dedicated to municipal law, governmental tax-exempt financings and blue sky securities law, with expertise in commercial paper programs. She has a specialty in representing pooled programs. Herring currently serves as bond counsel to the Sunshine State Governmental Financing Commission and was also instrumental in creating the Florida Municipal Loan Council and the Florida Rural Utility Financing Commission; she currently serves as bond counsel to both entities.
She has served as bond counsel, disclosure counsel and underwriter’s counsel to various governmental entities including Palm Beach County, Broward County, Miami-Dade County, Leon County, Jackson County, Escambia County, Brevard County, the City of Tallahassee, the City of Miami, the City of Ocala, the City of Panama City Beach, and numerous other governmental entities across the State of Florida, State of Connecticut and State of Louisiana. She is listed in the Municipal Bond Attorneys’ section of The Bond Buyer’s Municipal Marketplace.
Herring graduated from Florida State University College of Law in Tallahassee, Florida in 1996. She received an MBA in finance with honors from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee in 1987.
To learn more about Herring, visit www.bmolaw.com/lawyer/jolinda-l-herring.
About Bryant Miller Olive
With a distinguished 50-year history of serving its clients' needs, Bryant Miller Olive represents governments, businesses and agencies in legal matters relating to public finance, real estate, state and local government law, complex transactions, project finance, litigation, and labor and employment. Firm attorneys are often called upon to handle some of the most complex legal issues in the boardroom and in the courtroom. The firm has offices in Tampa, Tallahassee, Orlando, Miami, Jacksonville, Atlanta and Washington, D.C. For more information, visit https://www.bmolaw.com
The National Association of Bond Lawyers (NABL) was established in 1979 to promote the integrity of the municipal market through the education of its members in the laws affecting state and municipal bonds. NABL provides its members with a forum for the exchange of ideas as to law and practice, giving its members some of the tools that help them continually improve the state of the art in the field. NABL also provides commentary and recommendations at the federal, state and local levels with respect to legislation, regulations and rulings affecting bonds, and on occasion submits friend of the court briefs or memoranda in connection with court or administrative proceedings. For more information, visit www.nabl.org