Silvia A. Shin

Silvia A. Shin

Partner

Contact Info

Phone: (302) 421-6896
Fax: (302) 421-5876

Primary Office

Wilmington
1201 North Market Street
Suite 2300
Wilmington, DE 19801

Silvia A. Shin

Silvia Shin, a partner in the Public Finance Practice, focuses on finance matters of states, municipalities, and their authorities, school districts and 501(c)(3) organizations. Silvia advises issuers, underwriters, borrowers and purchasers in connection with the structuring, issuance, offering, remarketing and restructuring of tax-exempt and taxable municipal securities and other debt instruments and derivatives. She serves as bond counsel, underwriter's counsel and borrower's counsel for a variety of public finance transactions, including:

  • Revenue Bonds
  • General Obligation Bonds
  • Higher Education Bonds
  • Transportation Bonds
  • 501(c)(3) Bonds
  • Equipment Leases
  • State Revolving Fund Loans
  • Interim tax-exempt and taxable bridge financings

Prior to law school, Silvia was a program analyst for the Office of Management, Development and Research for the City of New York's Administration for Children's Services. She also spent a year in Japan as an assistant language teacher at a high school as part of the Japan Exchange & Teaching Program.

Thought Leadership

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Credentials and Accolades

Memberships and Affiliations

2017 Fellow, Leadership Council on Legal Diversity

National Association of Bond Lawyers

Asian-Pacific American Bar Association of Pennsylvania

  • Former Executive Committee member

American Bar Association

Delaware Bar Association

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Founding Board Member, Ladies First - The Mid-Atlantic Women in Public Finance Forum

 

 

Education

J.D., Boston College Law School

  • Rappaport Honors Fellowship in Law and Public Policy

M.P.P., Duke University Terry Sanford Institute of Public Policy

B.A., Yale University

  • Robert J.H. Kiphuth Scholar
  • Psi Chi National Honor Society
  • Tylenol National Leaders Scholar
  • Harvard Law School Office of Public Interest Advising Fellowship

Bar Admissions

Delaware
New Jersey
Pennsylvania

Firm Management Positions

Silvia Shin, a partner in the Public Finance Practice, focuses on finance matters of states, municipalities, and their authorities, school districts and 501(c)(3) organizations. Silvia advises issuers, underwriters, borrowers and purchasers in connection with the structuring, issuance, offering, remarketing and restructuring of tax-exempt and taxable municipal securities and other debt instruments and derivatives. She serves as bond counsel, underwriter's counsel and borrower's counsel for a variety of public finance transactions, including:

  • Revenue Bonds
  • General Obligation Bonds
  • Higher Education Bonds
  • Transportation Bonds
  • 501(c)(3) Bonds
  • Equipment Leases
  • State Revolving Fund Loans
  • Interim tax-exempt and taxable bridge financings

Prior to law school, Silvia was a program analyst for the Office of Management, Development and Research for the City of New York's Administration for Children's Services. She also spent a year in Japan as an assistant language teacher at a high school as part of the Japan Exchange & Teaching Program.