Baird’s Public Finance team is dedicated to meeting the long-term goals of our public, private and nonprofit municipal issuers through nationally ranked advisory, underwriting, placement agent and consulting services.
Our Public Finance team works with both large and small public and private entities – including municipalities, school districts charter schools, states, state and local government agencies and authorities as well as nonprofits, developers and colleges and universities – to create custom financial plans, manage debt and access funding via the public market or alternative sources to meet their long-term financial goals.
Baird’s commitment to K–12 and independent school districts is backed by our extensive experience and capabilities.
With some of the most qualified and experienced bankers in the industry, Baird provides ongoing guidance, resources and solutions to meet the financial challenges facing your community.
Charter school financing is a specialized financing sector and the Baird Charter School Finance group has been at the forefront of structuring financings for charter schools since 2003.
Baird brings over a century of combined experience to various types of special districts.
Baird’s Higher Education Public Finance team creates solutions to meet unique and complex challenges faced by colleges and universities.
Baird Public Finance’s highly experienced bankers have been serving Transportation issuers nationwide for more than 30 years.
Baird has a qualified and experienced team of professionals that are well versed in developing alternative funding solutions for unfunded pension and other post-employment benefit liabilities.
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Baird’s Fixed Income Capital Markets department comprised of Sales & Trading and Public Finance are core businesses within the firm. With offices coast to coast, we are focused on expanding our product expertise, services and reach throughout the country. But careers are really about people: Our clients and our associates. We ensure success by taking good care of both.