S. Roderick Kanter - Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

S. Roderick Kanter

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012
Phone: 205-521-8517

Rod Kanter is a member of the firm's Public Finance Practice Group and the Emerging Growth Company Team. His primary practice includes serving as bond counsel, underwriter's counsel, and counsel to issuers of letters of credit in all types of tax-exempt and taxable debt financings. His representation of clients include the State of Alabama, various health care authorities, cities and counties, colleges and universities, industrial development boards, commercial development authorities, airport authorities, water and sewer systems, and various other types of public entities in the State of Alabama.

In addition to his core public finance practice, Rod represents cities and counties throughout the State in economic development projects. In connection with this work, Rod negotiates on behalf of public entities in structuring and negotiating the terms of tax-sharing and other incentive arrangements.

Rod has been an active participant and lecturer in various seminars and programs in public finance, including for the National Association of Bond Lawyers (NABL). Rod serves as Vice-Chair of the Municipal Securities Committee of NABL, and is a faculty member for NABL’s Fundamentals of Municipal Bonds seminar.

Birmingham-Southern CollegeBS Vanderbilt University Law SchoolJ.D.
National Association of Bond Lawyers

Office Location

One Federal Place
1819 Fifth Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Municipal Law of the Birmingham Metro Area2016 Lawyer of the Year in Economic Development Law of the Birmingham Metro Area
S. Roderick Kanter has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!S. Roderick Kanter has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Economic Development Law
Municipal Law
Public Finance Law