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Peter L. Dame

Partner 
50 North Laura Street
Suite 3100
Jacksonville, FL 32202
 
Tel:
904.798.3700
Fax:
904.798.3730
 
 

Peter Dame is a partner in the Corporate Practice Group. His practice focuses on public finance, serving as counsel to local governments, underwriters, financial institutions, and corporations for bond and other financings by or through local governments. Peter's practice also includes the federal tax aspects of tax-exempt financings.
 
Representative Experience
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Representation as Bond Counsel for City of Boca Raton downtown redevelopment project, including the Mizner Park center and area improvement special assessment financing. Represented the City in the validation proceedings, including the Florida Supreme Court decision in City of Boca Raton vs. State upholding special assessments under municipal home rule powers.
 
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Representation as Bond Counsel for Jacksonville Electric Authority St. Johns River Power Park for joint project with Florida Power & Light involving 31 bond and note issues aggregating over $4 billion.
 
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Representation as Bond Counsel for the State of Florida, State Board of Education, Public Education Capital Outlay, and Capital Outlay Bonds, 1986-1998.
 
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Representation as underwriters counsel for continuing care retirement center financings in Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Michigan, and Virginia.
 
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Representation as counsel to letter of credit bank on bond insurance "wrap" transactions involving three different insurance companies for governmental and healthcare institutions.
 
Awards & Recognition
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The Best Lawyers in America 2010-2017, Listed in Florida for Municipal Law and Public Finance Law
 
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Jacksonville Magazine 2014, Listed in 904 Magazine's "Top Lawyers" for Public Finance
 
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Martindale-Hubbell, AV Rated
 
Professional Memberships & Activities
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National Association of Bond Lawyers, Member
 



Peter L. Dame

Practice
Corporate
Education
J.D., University of Florida Levin College of Law, 1981
A.B., Dartmouth College, 1978
Bar Admissions
Florida
 
 
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