DALLAS – Parker Schenken, a veteran public finance attorney from Nebraska, will join the public finance team at Sherman & Howard in Denver, the firm said.
"Parker brings more than two decades of experience in a wide variety of municipal finance transactions," said Jim Lane, who heads public finance at Sherman & Howard. "He is a perfect fit for our practice group going forward and we are excited to have him as part of the team."
Schenken has worked in public finance for 22 years in Nebraska, most recently at the Omaha firm of Baird Holm. He is licensed in Colorado, Nebraska and Iowa and has served as bond counsel, borrower's counsel and underwriter's counsel on various transactions, with recent emphasis in the health care, education and utility spaces.
"I am immensely proud to have spent the first twenty-plus years of my career with a first-class Nebraska law firm and fantastic colleagues and clients," Schenken said. "I look forward to building on those valuable experiences, serving clients with the support and depth of the outstanding Public Finance professionals at Sherman & Howard."
Sherman & Howard is a leading public finance team in Colorado. With more than 180 attorneys, the firm has 11 offices in Colorado, Nevada, Arizona, Missouri, New Mexico and Georgia. The firm will celebrate its 125 year anniversary in 2017.