Quint & Thimmig LLP was established in March of 1997, by Brian Quint and Paul Thimmig, two of the leading bond attorneys in California. The firm's practice is limited exclusively to the area of municipal finance, including taxable and tax-exempt issues, for local government entities. We are committed to the delivery of the highest quality bond counsel, disclosure counsel and underwriter's counsel services.
Public agencies and investment bankers have confirmed that Quint & Thimmig LLP has been retained to provide legal services on specific matters because of the knowledge and experience that it brings to each transaction on which it works. In the complex area of municipal finance, the involvement of experienced, diligent and careful attorneys is essential to the proper structuring, documentation and completion of each issue.
BRIAN D. QUINT
BRIAN D. QUINT has more than 38 years of municipal bond experience in all types of municipal finance as bond counsel, underwriter's counsel and disclosure counsel, with a focus on financing public projects for cities, counties, school districts and other public entities. Mr. Quint also has extensive experience in financings for 501(c)(3) corporations.
Prior to establishing Quint & Thimmig LLP, Mr. Quint was a partner at the law firm of Jones Hall Hill & White in San Francisco, California, for twelve years, and before that was an attorney at Mudge Rose Guthrie Alexander & Ferdon in New York, New York. Throughout his legal career, Mr. Quint has practiced exclusively in the area of municipal finance. He is recognized in the public finance community as one of the leading bond attorneys in California.
Mr. Quint attended Clark University where he received his A.B. degree in 1976 and New York Law School where he received his J.D. degree in 1980. He was admitted to the New York Bar in 1981 and the California Bar in 1985. He is a member of the National Association of Bond Lawyers.
PAUL J. THIMMIG
PAUL J. THIMMIG has over 37 years of municipal bond experience in all types of municipal finance, with a focus on housing, redevelopment and land secured financings. Mr. Thimmig also has extensive experience as counsel to governmental entities with respect to troubled bond issues.
Prior to establishing Quint & Thimmig LLP, Mr. Thimmig was a partner at the law firm of Jones Hall Hill & White in San Francisco, California, for twelve years, and before that was an attorney at O'Melveny & Myers in Los Angeles, California. Throughout his legal career, Mr. Thimmig has practiced almost exclusively in the area of municipal finance. He is recognized in the public finance community as one of the leading bond attorneys in California.
Mr. Thimmig attended Marquette University where he received his B.S.B.A. degree in 1977 and the University of Southern California where he received his J.D. degree in 1981. He was admitted to the California Bar in 1981. He is a member of the National Association of Bond Lawyers. Mr. Thimmig is also a Certified Public Accountant.
ADAM R. THIMMIG has more than six years of municipal bond experience. Adam Thimmig has practiced exclusively in the area of municipal finance since joining Quint & Thimmig LLP as an associate in August of 2012.
Adam Thimmig attended St. John’s College where he received his B.A. degree in 2007 and the University of San Diego where he received his J.D. degree in 2010. He was admitted to the California Bar in 2010. He is a member of the National Association of Bond Lawyers.
ADAM R. THIMMIG
Since March of 1997, Quint & Thimmig LLP has acted as bond counsel, disclosure counsel or underwriter’s counsel for over 2,000 long-term bond issues and over 475 short-term note financings. These financings had an aggregate principal amount of nearly $50 billion. In most cases, the firm served as bond counsel, or as both bond counsel and disclosure counsel, to the public agency issuing the debt obligations.
For eleven of the past twelve years, Quint & Thimmig LLP has been recognized by Thompson Reuters data services as the fourth or fifth most active bond counsel firm, and among the top ten disclosure counsel firms, for municipal bond financings in California. All of those financings were staffed by one or both of the firm’s two partners. The financings have included virtually all types of municipal debt securities.
MUNICIPAL BOND ATTORNEYS
Quint & Thimmig LLP is located in Larkspur, California, in Marin County just north of the Golden Gate Bridge. The partners are supported by one associate and a six-person support staff. The firm is particularly proud of its Closing Department, which illustrates the flexibility the firm has in tailoring its practice to the requirements of the municipal bond business. Two highly trained para-professionals, together with a full-time paralegal assistant, assist the partners in all pre-closing, closing and post-closing logistics and greatly alleviate the stress and strain which is typical of many bond closings. Other support services include on-line research services, high-speed networked word processing and document management capabilities.