Michael L. Lehr spent the first 11 years of his legal career as a trial lawyer, including five years as a federal prosecutor with the Watergate Special Prosecution Force and the U.S. Attorneys' Office in Washington, D.C. Since late 1984, Michael has worked as a transactional attorney, focusing his practice on the structuring and execution of complex securitizations and real estate financings, usually involving tax exempt obligations.
Areas of Concentration
•Real estate finance
Awards & Recognition
•Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Public Finance Law, 2008-2015
•Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5
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Articles, Publications, & Lectures
Michael has co-authored several publications pertaining to tax legislation affecting tax-exempt finance and has been a frequent panelist at National Association of Bond Lawyer seminars and workshops.
Associated News & Events
02.11.16 Greenberg Traurig Elevates 2 Philadelphia Attorneys to Shareholder
01.11.16 A Year in Review: Greenberg Traurig Philadelphia
08.31.15 7 Greenberg Traurig Philadelphia Attorneys Recognized in 2016 Best Lawyers in America
05.15.15 Greenberg Traurig Sponsors Women's Way Book Prize
01.05.15 A Year in Review: Greenberg Traurig Philadelphia
11.14.14 Greenberg Traurig Philadelphia Receives Five First-Tier Rankings in U.S. News - Best Lawyers 2015 'Best Law Firms'
08.25.14 7 Greenberg Traurig Philadelphia Attorneys Listed In Best Lawyers 2015
02.19.14 Greenberg Traurig Announces New 2014 Public Interest Fellows
08.15.13 7 Greenberg Traurig Philadelphia Attorneys Listed in 2014 Edition of Best Lawyers in America
05.31.12 Prominent M&A Attorney David Gitlin Joins Greenberg Traurig in Philadelphia
12.13.10 Department of Labor's 'Bridge to Justice' Will Likely Lead to More Lawsuits Against Employers
07.30.09 Tribal Economic Development Bonds - First Application Deadline: August 15, 2009
03.18.09 H.R.1: American Recovery and Reinvestment Tax Act of 2009 --- A Summary of the Key Bond and Credit Provisions