George L. Scruggs, Jr.: Lawyer with Kutak Rock LLP

George L. Scruggs, Jr.

Partner
Richmond,  VA  U.S.A.
Phone(804) 343-5220

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Practice Areas

  • Public Finance
  • Public and Affordable Housing
  • Tax Credits
  • Tax Credit Bonds
  • Bond Counsel
  • Underwriter's Counsel
  • Borrower's Counsel
  • Disclosure Counsel
  • Issuer's Counsel
  • Special Tax Counsel
  • Trustee's Counsel
  • Bank, Credit Enhancer's, Lender's and Purchaser's Counsel
  • HUD -- Housing and Urban Development
  • Bank Loans
  • Letters of Credit and Liquidity Facilities
  • P3s -- Public-Private Partnerships
  • Tax-Increment Financing
  • Charitable Organizations / 501
  • Credit Enhancement
  • Higher Education
  • Governmental Facilities, Buildings and Infrastructure
  • Hotels and Convention Centers
  • Redevelopment and Urban Renewal
  • Stadiums and Arenas
  • Water and Wastewater Utilities
  • Post-Issuance Compliance
  • Arbitrage Rebate
  • Airports
  • Highways and Toll Roads
  • Industrial Development Revenue Bonds
 
Contact InfoTelephone: (804) 343-5220
Fax: 804-783-6192
http://www.kutakrock.com/george-scruggs
 
University University of Virginia, B.A., with distinction, 1979
 
Law SchoolUniversity of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1983
 
Admitted1983, Virginia; 1984, District of Columbia
 
Memberships 

Memberships and Affiliations

National Association of Bond Lawyers; Virginia Local Government Attorneys Association

 
BornLynchburg, Virginia, 1956
 
Biography

Mr. Scruggs' primary practice is in public finance where he is engaged in financings for state and local governments, regional authorities, special purpose authorities, non-profit corporations and for-profit entities. He has extensive experience in public finance, having served as bond counsel, issuer's counsel, underwriter's counsel, borrower's counsel and bank counsel in numerous tax-exempt and taxable financings in the Commonwealth of Virginia and in other jurisdictions. His experience includes general obligation bonds, revenue bonds, lease-purchase financings, industrial development revenue bonds, airport facilities, multifamily housing projects, educational facilities, utility projects, correctional facilities, non-profit financings, tax credit projects, regional projects and others. His experience also includes project financings for public/private economic development initiatives. He also has served as general counsel for special purpose authorities. Mr. Scruggs frequently serves as a panelist and presenter on public finance matters.

Presentations:

•Initial Offering and Continuing Disclosure Compliance, Virginia Government Finance Officers Association Fall Conference, October 2011.
•Municipal Securities Law Compliance, Virginia Local Government Attorneys Association Spring Conference, April 2011.
•Community Development Authorities: Public-Private Financing Tool for Localities, Virginia Industrial Development Authorities Institute, April 2008.
•Securities Law Considerations for the Local Government Attorney, Virginia Local Government Attorneys Association Spring Conference, April 2007.
•Community Development Authorities: Public-Private Financing Tool for Localities, Virginia Industrial Development Authorities Institute, April 2007.
•Housing Authorities - A Partner in Economic Development, Virginia Local Government Attorneys Association Fall Conference, October 2006.
•Community Development Authorities: Public-Private Financing Tool for Localities, Virginia Industrial Development Authorities Institute, April 2006.
•Anatomy of a Bond Issue, Henrico County, VA, Sixth Annual Local Government Bond School, April 2003.
•Anatomy of a Bond Issue, Henrico County, VA, Fifth Annual Local Government Bond School, April 2002.
The Bond Buyer, 2nd MidAtlantic Public Finance Conference, October 2002 - Panel Moderator, Government Risk Management.
•Multifamily Housing Bonds presentation: 7th Annual Developer's Tax Credit Conference, Orlando, Florida, January 2001.
•Urban Revitalization: An Affordable Housing Conference, Chicago, July 2000.
•Virginia Association of Housing and Community Development Officials, Virginia Beach, May 2000.
•Tax-Exempt Private Activity Bond Workshop, Richmond, Virginia, May 2000.
•Sixth Annual Developer's Tax Credit Conference, Orlando, Florida, January 2000.

Publications:

•Municipal Securities Law Compliance, Virginia Local Government Attorneys Association Conference, Spring 2011.
•The Role of the Local Government Attorney in Bond Issues - Securities Law Considerations, Virginia Local Government Association Spring Conference, April 2007.
•Using Your Housing Authority - A Partner in Economic Development, Virginia Local Government Association Fall Conference, October 2006.
•Bond Basics-Securities Law Considerations, Virginia Local Government Attorneys Spring Conference, April 2003.
•Tax-Exempt Lease Financing, Virginia Local Government Attorneys Association Spring Conference, March 2002.

News

January 2, 2014Kutak Rock Elevates 33 to Firm Partnership

Kutak Rock LLP is pleased to announce that 33 attorneys across its 16 offices were selected for partnership, effective January 1, 2014.

Other

Community Involvement

Board Member, Downtown Richmond YMCA
Former Board Member, Metropolitan Richmond Boy Scouts of America
Former Board Member, Midlothian Family YMCA
Leadership Metro Richmond (1989)

 
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George L. Scruggs, Jr.

1111 East Main Street
RichmondVA 23219-3500




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