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    Biography

    Tom Aman concentrates his practice in the areas of municipal bonds, project finance, and economic development. His experience includes significant involvement in tax-exempt and taxable bond issues of all types, a variety of economic development projects, and providing legal representation to utilities, county commissions, municipalities, development authorities, hospitals, county public school districts, higher education institutions and other public bodies and non-profit entities.

    Mr. Aman has extensive experience as bond counsel, underwriter's counsel, placement agent counsel and issuer's counsel for tax-exempt and taxable bond issues for public improvement projects undertaken by counties, municipalities, development authorities, county public school districts, higher education institutions, public service districts and other public bodies, as well as conduit financings for 501(c)(3) corporations, private educational institutions, and industrial development projects.

    Memberships & Awards

    Professional
    The Best Lawyers in America®
    National Association of Bond Lawyers

    Key Experience

    Served as bond counsel to a West Virginia municipality for the issuance of municipal sales tax revenue bonds to finance road and bridge improvements and the total rehabilitation of a historic public theatre facility. The financing of the public theatre facility was a first of its kind which is known in the state to also utilize both state and federal historic tax credits and new market tax credits.
    Served as underwriter’s counsel for regional underwriting firm for the issuance of revenue bonds by a university located in the state in order to finance additional construction on campus and the refinancing of prior debt.
    Served as underwriter’s counsel for a regional underwriting firm for the issuance of several series of refunding bonds by a county commission for the purpose of refinancing prior obligations issued to finance the acquisition and improvement of public buildings located in the county.

    Speaking Engagements

    "Tax Increment Financing," Association of County Commissioners

    "Infrastructure and Economic Development Financing," Community Development Institute East