Mr Todd Greenwalt > Bracewell LLP > Houston, United States > Lawyer Profile

Bracewell LLP
711 LOUISIANA STREET
STE 2300
HOUSTON, TX 77002
United States

Position

Todd Greenwalt works with governmental entities and tax-exempt organizations, advising them with regard to tax-exempt financings and other business transactions, and resolving tax-exempt status issues. His clients include all types of state and local governmental entities, hospitals, other health care organizations, colleges and universities, charter schools, museums, arts organizations, community and economic development organizations, private foundations, advocacy groups and other charities. Todd provides federal income tax advice as bond counsel, underwriter’s counsel and borrower’s counsel in connection with tax-exempt financings and advises tax-exempt organizations on a wide-range of federal tax and state nonprofit law issues, including formation and application for tax-exempt status, unrelated business income tax, intermediate sanctions, IRS examinations, accountable care organizations and other health care-specific issues and structuring joint ventures to comply with IRS guidelines.

Education

The University of California at Los Angeles School of Law, J.D., 1983; The University of Arizona, B.S., 1980, with highest distinction

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Tax > US taxes: non-contentious

Working across multiple US sites, the Houston-headquartered Bracewell LLP is a strong choice for a number of high profile energy sector players seeking assistance in transactions and on complex advisory issues. Carbon capture ventures, solar and wind transactions, and renewable incentives such as federal tax credits are all key strengths for the ‘knowledgable and commercially oriented‘ team. Managing partner Gregory Bopp handles capital markets deals for midstream and upstream energy clients, including master limited partnerships, while Todd Greenwalt’s practice focuses on governmental bodies and tax-exempt organizations. In New York, tax chair Elizabeth McGinley ’s broad conventional and renewable energy sector experience is complemented by niche expertise in carbon capture projects. Austin-based Victoria Ozimek specializes in state and local government financings, including bond issuances for multifamily housing ventures. All named lawyers are based in Houston unless stated otherwise.