Jennifer  M. Caron harrisburg

Jennifer M. Caron

Member

Overview

Jennifer Caron concentrates her practice in the area of public and municipal finance. She serves as bond counsel in transactions involving the issuance of municipal securities by or on behalf of Pennsylvania counties, cities, townships, boroughs, school districts, and municipal authorities, and represents municipal securities underwriting firms, banking institutions, and corporations engaged in the municipal securities industry.

Prior to joining the firm, Jennifer practiced public and municipal finance and public utility law for several years at another private law firm in Harrisburg. Before entering private practice, she was a prosecuting attorney for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Office of General Counsel, Department of State, in the Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs, where she handled an array of administrative law matters for various licensing Boards in the Commonwealth. Jennifer also served as a judicial intern for the Honorable George Hoffer, President Judge of the Court of Common Pleas in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania.

Representative Matters

  • Serves as bond counsel for general obligation and revenue bonds for general government purposes.
  • Serves in financings through the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority, and bank municipal lending and leasing programs, in addition to bond market financings.
  • Serves as underwriters’ counsel to underwriting firms.

Professional Affiliations

  • Women in Public Finance, Mid-Atlantic (Ladies First) Chapter Board Member
  • Dauphin County Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • National Association of Bond Lawyers
  • Pennsylvania Association of Bond Lawyers
  • Pennsylvania Municipal Authorities Association

 

 

 

Community Involvement

  • American Heart Association, Capital Region, Go Red for Women Luncheon, “Pursonalities” Committee
  • United Way’s Women’s Leadership Network, Member 

Awards and Recognition:

  • Received a 2021 Best Lawyers: Ones To Watch recognition for Public Finance Law

News and Insights

Publications

Media Coverage

Speaking Engagements

  • “Ethics Panel: Marginally Ethical Louisiana Bond Counsel Comes to Pennsylvania,” panelist, Pennsylvania Association of Bond Lawyers 33rd Annual Meeting and Seminar, August 2020.
  • “Municipal Bonds Build America,” co-presenter, Eckert Seamans’ Continuing Legal Education Seminar, August 2017.
  • “The SEC Disclosure Rule, MCDC Initiative and Future Compliance” Co-Presented at the County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania Fall Conference, November 2015.
  • “The SEC Disclosure Rule, MCDC Initiative and Future Compliance” Co-Presented at the Pennsylvania Municipal Authorities Association 73rd Annual Conference and Trade Show, August 2015.
  • “Post-Issuance Tax Compliance and Continuing Disclosure,” Co-Presented at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s CLE Program Trends in Municipal Finance, December 2012.