Sara Davis Buss elected to National Association of Bond Lawyers Board of Directors
September 17, 2019
Sara Davis Buss, a member of Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC, was elected to the National Association of Bond Lawyers Board of Directors. She will serve a three-year term, which officially began on the date of her election, September 11.
Davis Buss has more than 35 years of experience practicing in public finance law. Throughout the years, she has closed numerous transactions for municipalities, counties, state agencies, redevelopment and other public authorities, school districts, hospitals, health care facilities, utilities, and educational, social service, and cultural institutions. In representing such diverse clients, Davis Buss has served as bond counsel, lender’s counsel, note counsel, underwriter’s counsel, borrower’s counsel, issuer’s counsel, bank counsel, and financial advisor’s counsel. In just the past eight years, she closed more than 165 transactions that have ranged from $500,000 to more than $1.67 billion.
Davis Buss is a member and past president of the Pennsylvania Association of Bond Lawyers and is a member of the Allegheny County Bar Association. She earned her J.D. from The John Marshall Law School in 1982 and her B.A. from the University of Wisconsin in 1976. She has served on a number of nonprofit boards in the Pittsburgh area, and currently serves as vice chair of the Regional Industrial Development Corporation Board of Directors.