William R. DeHaan - Greenberg Traurig, LLP

William R. DeHaan

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 602-445-8457

William R. DeHaan has focused his practice in the area of municipal finance since 1986. He has served as bond counsel, underwriter's counsel, issuer's counsel and trustee's counsel in an extensive range of municipal financings, including general obligation, enterprise (utility) revenue, school district, housing, student loan, 501(c)(3) and special districts. Prior to joining the firm in 2001, Bill was the office managing partner for the Phoenix office of a national law firm.

University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignAB 1983University of Illinois College of LawJ.D. 1986
National Association of Bond Lawyers

Case History

Areas of Concentration
  • Municipal finance
  • Utilities
  • Housing
  • Education


Significant Representations
  • Drafted master bond documents for the City of Phoenix and/or non-profit corporation issuing on behalf of the City for its airport, water and wastewater utility and convention center hotel revenue bond issues.
  • Primary author of Arizona Housing Development Finance legislation and legislation authorizing municipal swap agreements.

Office Location

2375 East Camelback Road, Suite 700
Phoenix, AZ 85016
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Public Finance Law of the Phoenix Metro Area
William R. DeHaan has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Public Finance Law (Financing via Property Taxation, Municipal, Project Finance, Structured Finance)

Other Information

Gender: Male