Jonah is an associate in BMD’s Columbus Office and counsels clients in real estate, public finance, and general corporate transactions. Jonah has extensive experience in various real estate matters, including acquisitions, leasing, and title and survey review. He is also comfortable facilitating the financing and corporate governance matters that accompany these transactions, such as entity formation, and loan negotiation. He has specialized expertise in affordable housing, having represented syndicators, investors and developers in low-income housing tax credit transactions nationwide, and in all parts of the deal, from initial structuring and negotiation to post-compliance-period disposition.
In the public finance arena, Jonah’s experience includes drafting and negotiating cooperative agreements between municipalities and developers to procure tax incentives and foster economic growth. He has served as bond counsel and underwriter counsel in numerous tax-exempt debt issuances, preparing trust indentures, official statements and other transaction documents in connection with offerings by cities, counties, school districts, new community authorities and port authorities.