BATON ROUGE, LA—Louisiana public finance attorney Donald Cunningham Jr. has joined Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton, LLP, as of counsel in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The addition of Mr. Cunningham in Louisiana represents Shackelford’s second office outside of Texas.
Mr. Cunningham represents tax credit developers in the acquisition, construction and renovation of affordable housing projects and assists with bond, construction loan, soft loan and equity documentation. He has significant experience working with DUS (Delegated Underwriting and Servicing) lenders and syndicators and LIHTC (Low Income Housing Tax Credit) lenders.
Mr. Cunningham joins the firm from Nelson Mullins Broad and Cassell LLP. He previously practiced at Jones Walker LLP.