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About Tim

Tim Deithloff’s principal area of practice is public finance law, serving as bond counsel, underwriter’s counsel, disclosure counsel, borrower’s counsel and bank counsel. He has served as bond counsel and disclosure counsel for state agencies, institutions of higher education (public and private), regional mobility authorities, cities, counties, school districts, special districts and local government corporations. Tim also represents both national and regional investment banking firms as underwriter’s counsel and placement agent counsel in traditional and other types of exempt offerings.

With more than 18 years of experience in the public finance arena, Tim has gained a wide range of experience in all types of public securities transactions, with a focus on state agency, transportation and higher education finance matters. Tim also assists governmental entities in matters involving the investment of public funds, state legislation, their responsibilities under federal securities laws, continuing disclosure compliance, derivative transactions and other public law matters. He has represented underwriters and placement agents in bond transactions throughout the State of Texas, as well as Oklahoma, Kansas, Tennessee, North Dakota and South Dakota.

Experience

Recent Notable Matters

Grand Parkway Transportation Corporation — disclosure counsel to issuer in connection with $220.415 million Grand Parkway System First Tier Toll Revenue Refunding Bonds, Taxable Series 2020A; $1.293 billion Grand Parkway System Subordinate Tier Toll Revenue Refunding Bonds, Taxable Series 2020B (TELA Supported); $793.385 million Grand Parkway System First Tier Toll Revenue Refunding Bonds, Series 2020C; $712.100 million Grand Parkway System Subordinate Tier Toll Revenue Bonds, Series 2018A (TELA Supported); $166.525 million Grand Parkway System Subordinate Tier Toll Revenue Put Bonds, Series 2018B (TELA Supported); and $605.330 million Bond Anticipation Notes, Series 2018

Texas Department of Transportation — disclosure counsel to issuer in connection with $705.55 million State of Texas Highway Improvement General Obligation Refunding Bonds, Taxable Series 2019; $296.02 million State of Texas General Obligation Mobility Fund Refunding Bonds, Series 2017-A; $474.135 million State of Texas General Obligation Mobility Fund Refunding Bonds, Series 2017-B; $601.21 million of State Highway Fund First Tier Revenue Bonds, Series 2016-A; $89.37 million State Highway Fund First Tier Revenue Refunding Put Bonds, Series 2016-B; $588.755 million State of Texas Highway Improvement General Obligation Bonds, Series 2016A; $150 million 2017 Remarketing: State Highway Fund First Tier Revenue Bonds, Series 2014-B1; and $150 million 2016 Remarketing: State of Texas General Obligation Mobility Fund Bonds, Series 2006-B (Multi-Modal Bonds)

Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority — bond counsel and disclosure counsel to issuer in connection with $50.265 million Senior Lien Revenue Bonds, Series 2020A; $44.345 million Senior Lien Revenue Bonds, Series 2018; $46.020 million Subordinate Lien Revenue Bond Anticipation Notes, Series 2018; $74.69 million of Subordinate Lien Revenue Refunding Bonds, Series 2016; $358.03 million of Senior Lien Revenue Refunding Bonds, Series 2016; $298.79 million of Senior Lien Revenue Bonds, Series 2015A; and $68.785 million of Senior Lien Revenue and Refunding Put Bonds, Series 2015B

University of Texas System Board of Regents — bond counsel to issuer in connection with $302,640,000 Permanent University Fund Bonds, Taxable Series 2017 A; $117.27 million of Permanent University Fund Bonds, Series 2016A; $197.97 million of Permanent University Fund Refunding Bonds, Series 2015A; establishment of Permanent University Fund Commercial Paper Notes Program and issuances aggregating over $1.5 billion (since 2009)

Baylor University — bond counsel and disclosure counsel in connection with $112,845,000 Taxable Fixed Rate Bonds, Series 2018; and $59.75 million Waco Education Finance Corporation Revenue Refunding Bonds, Baylor University Issue, Series 2017 (Tax-Exempt Variable Rate Bonds); establishment of Taxable Bonds Program and Taxable Commercial Paper Notes Program

The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents — bond counsel to issuer in connection with over $200 million of Permanent University Fund Commercial Paper Notes (2015 – 2017); and $208.465 million of Permanent University Fund Bonds, Series 2013

City of Austin, Texas — bond counsel to issuer in connection with $151.720 million Airport System Revenue Refunding Bonds, Series 2019 (AMT); $16.975 million Airport System Revenue Bonds, Series 2019A; $248.170 Airport System Revenue Bonds, Series 2019B (AMT); substitutions of credit and liquidity facilities for bonds secured by hotel occupancy taxes, combined utility system revenues and airport system revenues

Oklahoma City Airport Trust — underwriters’ counsel in connection with $93,550,000 Oklahoma City Airport Trust Junior Lien Tax-Exempt Bonds Thirty Third Series (AMT) (2018)

Hidalgo County Regional Mobility Authority — bond counsel to issuer in connection with $61.6 million of Senior Lien Vehicle Registration Fee Revenue and Refunding Bonds, Series 2013

Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District — bond counsel to issuer in connection with $49.74 million of Variable Rate Unlimited Tax School Building Bonds, Series 2015B-1; $48.015 million of Variable Rate Unlimited Tax School Building Bonds, Series 2015B-2; and $45.99 million of Variable Rate Unlimited Tax School Building Bonds, Series 2015B-3

Fort Bend Independent School District — bond counsel to issuer in connection with $50 million of Variable Rate Unlimited Tax School Building Bonds, Series 2015A; $49.42 million of Variable Rate Unlimited Tax School Building Bonds, Series 2015B; and $100 million of Unlimited Tax Commercial Paper Notes, Series A

City of Austin, Texas — underwriter’s counsel in connection with the issuance of $249.145 million of Water and Wastewater System Revenue Refunding Bonds, Series 2015A and $40 million of Water and Wastewater System Revenue Refunding Bonds, Taxable Series 2015B

City of San Antonio, Texas — underwriter’s counsel in connection with the issuance of $235 million of Electric and Gas Systems Revenue Bonds New Series 2015; $100 million of Electric and Gas Systems Variable Rate Junior Lien Revenue Bonds Series 2015C; and $100 million of Electric and Gas Systems Variable Rate Junior Lien Revenue Bonds Series 2015D

University of Texas System Board of Regents — underwriter’s counsel in connection with the issuance of $250 million of Revenue Financing System Bonds, Taxable Series 2016G

Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board — bond counsel to issuer in connection with issuance of over $600 million of student loan revenue bonds backed by the full faith and credit of the State of Texas from 2007 through 2011

Dallas Area Rapid Transit Authority — lessee counsel in connection with leveraged lease transactions

Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County, Texas — lessee counsel in connection with leveraged lease transactions

North Texas Tollway Authority — underwriter’s counsel in connection with the issuance of $987.79 million of System First Tier Revenue Refunding Bonds, Series 2016A

Riesel Industrial Development Corporation — borrower’s counsel to power generation entity in connection with issuance $50 million of Solid Waste Disposal Revenue Bonds (Sandy Creek Energy Associates, L.P. Project), Series 2008 and $50 million of Solid Waste Disposal Revenue Bonds (Sandy Creek Energy Associates, L.P. Project), Series 2007

Federally-Recognized Indian Tribes — placement agent counsel in connection with bond issuances by federally-recognized Indian tribes in North Dakota and South Dakota

Credentials

Education

The University of Texas School of Law,
J.D.
2001
with honors
Texas A&M University,
B.B.A., Accounting
1995
magna cum laude

Bar Admissions

Texas

Affiliations

National Association of Bond Lawyers
American Bar Association
Austin Bar Association
Texas Bar Foundation
Fellow
Texas A&M Association of Former Students

News

Insights

Noteworthy

Noteworthy

Thomson Reuters
Texas Super Lawyers
Rising Star, 2005; 2007 - 2009