Stradling is a recognized leader and innovator in public finance in the states of California and Nevada.

In 2012, the firm ranked second among all bond counsel firms in the state based on the dollar amount of transactions serving as bond counsel, serving as bond counsel on $6 billion of bonds and transactions issued by public agencies in California.

Stradling was also one of the top ten public finance firms nationally based on the dollar amount of transactions.

In addition to its bond sector counsel practice, the firm ranked second nationally among all firms as disclosure counsel, and first in California as underwriters counsel.

A recognized leader in public finance, Stradling has provided expertise in the following areas since 1978:

  • State and federal securities laws
  • Federal tax law
  • K through 12 education
  • Community college and higher education
  • City, county, and state general fund lease revenue
  • Water, sewer, electrical, and solid waste enterprise revenue
  • Tax increment
  • Land secured financing
  • 501(c) nonprofit corporations
  • Transportation and airports
  • Multifamily housing
  • Derivatives