Denise Raytis

Partner

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Denise Raytis is on the cutting-edge of infrastructure financing, designing public-private-partnership deals that are redefining the industry. She has worked with clients on a variety of project finance and development transactions for universities, museums, and landmark commercial buildings.

Denise focuses on infrastructure financing, tax-exempt financing, and project finance and development transactions. She has represented underwriters, nonprofit organizations, corporations, and state and local agencies in a wide range of financings and development projects. Denise also has experience in various aspects of U.S. securities law, securitizations, and mergers and acquisitions.

Honors & Awards

  • Recommended by The Legal 500 for Project Finance
  • Selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers – Rising Stars in a survey conducted by Law and Politics Media Inc. (2011)

Admissions

Bar Admissions

  • California

Education

  • Harvard University, J.D., 1997: cum laude, Editor, Harvard Law Review, Volumes 109-110
  • University of California, Berkeley, A.B., History,1993: with high distinction; Phi Beta Kappa; Chancellor’s Scholar; E.F. Kraft Scholar

Professional Activities

Clerkships

  • Honorable Raymond C. Fisher, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit (2000)