James Nicholas Brennan 4th, a partner and leader of the banking and capital markets practice group at Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP in Charlotte, died Friday following a six-month battle with cancer. He was 50.

"It's a tremendous loss," said Don Ubell, a partner at Parker Poe. Mr. Brennan "was certainly one of the best, if not the best" Section 103 lawyers in North Carolina, he said, referring to the section of the federal tax code that covers tax-exempt bonds.

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