Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP is pleased to announce that Thomas R. Trotter, of counsel in the Akron office, has been named the Best Lawyers’ 2010 Akron Banking Lawyer of the Year. Lawyers being honored as “Lawyers of the Year” have received particularly high ratings in the annual Best Lawyers survey, earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.
Trotter is a member of the firm’s corporate and finance group. He practices in municipal finance and represents issuers and underwriters of tax-exempt bonds. He also assists public bodies in connection with their debt issues and assists private health care providers, manufacturers, and developers in publicly assisted debt issues. He is a frequent speaker on the topics of public finance, federal taxation of public securities, industrial development bonds, second-lien financing, school district finance, and tax-increment financing.
Trotter received his J.D. from Tulane University Law School and his A.B. from Ohio University.