Fishman Haygood L.L.P.
Riess is a partner in our Business Section.
Megan’s primary areas of practice are commercial finance, real estate finance, public finance, corporate finance, and corporate transactions.
Megan has experience representing borrowers, lenders, and public bodies in the structuring, negotiation, and documentation of credit facilities and bond transactions. Megan has represented clients in numerous commercial transactions utilizing a variety of economic development financing incentives, including state and federal new markets tax credits, state and federal historic rehabilitation tax credits, Louisiana film tax credits, Louisiana angel investor tax credits, state and federal renewable energy tax credits and grants, community development block grants, HUD-insured loans, and tax credit bonds. Megan has also represented clients in corporate matters such as formation, capitalization and financing, negotiation and drafting of operating agreements, and other organizational documents. Prior to joining the firm, Megan practiced at Richards, Layton and Finger, P.A. in Wilmington, Delaware, where her practice focused on securitizations and other structured finance transactions.