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Sandra Dawson Inducted into American College of Bond Counsel

November 1, 2018

Press Release

 Updike, Kelly & Spellacy, P.C. shareholder, Sandra D. Dawson, was elected as a fellow of the American College of Bond Counsel. Sandy serves on the Board of Directors of the Firm in addition to practicing in the Firm's Public Finance Practice Group. Sandy focuses primarily in the areas of public finance & tax, representing states, municipalities, public entities, underwriters, banks & trustees in tax-exempt & taxable financings.

 The American College of Bond Counsel was formed in 1995 for the purpose of recognizing lawyers who have established reputations among their peers for their skill, experience & high standards of professional & ethical conduct in the practice of bond law. The organization believes that a bond lawyer's expertise can best be judged by his or her peers & admits to membership only bond lawyers that have outstanding reputations in the field of municipal bond law. Membership is extremely limited & admission as a fellow is a recognition of the lawyer's accomplishments & legal expertise in the field of bond law. Sandy becomes one of only three fellows that reside in a Connecticut law firm.

 "Sandy's skills & experience are highly valued at Updike, Kelly & Spellacy, & this honor exemplifies the recognition of the national bond counsel community for the quality of her work & contributions to the field of public finance," said John F. (Jef) Wolter, President of the Firm. "We are proud Sandy has been inducted as a fellow of the American College of Bond Counsel & that she is being recognized for her years of dedication to the craft of bond & tax law in the public finance area."

 Sandy may be reached at or (860) 548-2643.