The Workshop

Each year, bond lawyers and other municipal market participants from across the country and of all experience levels convene for our annual conference and business meeting. This year’s event will be Chicago on September 18 – 20, 2024.

Latest From NABL

  • Reports and Resources

Disclosing Risk Factors in Municipal Securities Offerings

Paper exploring legal and practical considerations in identifying and disclosing risk factors in offerings of municipal securities, and developing policies and procedures for disclosing such factors.

  • Member Spotlight

Tracey Easton

Moore & Van Allen PLLC in Charleston, SC

Miss the Renewal Deadline?

Membership renewals for 2024 were due February 9, 2024. Login to your NABL account to renew today to restore your member benefits or email for assistance.

Members of the Board of Directors with Congresswoman Terri Sewell
Members of the Board of Directors with Congresswoman Terri Sewell
  • News

LIFT Act Reintroduced in 118th Congress

The three-prong bill would restore tax-exempt advance refunding bonds, modernize the small borrower’s exemption, and implement a new direct pay bond program.

  • Webinars

Pathways to Leadership: Firm Partnership

NABL members were invited to participate in the third segment of the Diversity Committee’s new Pathways to Leadership Series on May 9. View the webinar to learn more and watch…

By the Numbers


With more than 2,300 active members you will find a network and community for your practice.


We offer 101 hours of CLE courses at a 30 percent discount for our members.

95%Retention Rate

We’re supporting member goals by expanding networks and access to resources.

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It’s a one-stop shopping experience for all of the resources that a bond lawyer might need. 

Victoria Ozimek, Bracewell LLP in Austin, TX

NABL’s in-person conferences are the most valuable for me. Whether you want to develop new business, step up your game intellectually, develop industry contacts, or keep up with CLE requirements— it’s all there.”  

Kareem J. Spratling, Bryant Miller Olive P.A in Tampa, FL. 

I could not imagine being a bond attorney for 40 years without the support NABL provided in keeping me current on the complex statutory and regulatory requirements of the practice.

Kathleen C. McKinney, Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. in Greenville, SC 


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Of the specialty bar association dedicated to public finance law.

Hudson Yards Rail Yards

Start with the Bond Basics

New Issue

Bonds offered to the public for the first time and often called the “initial offering.”