Gregory M. Tears joined Cozen O'Connor in 2013 as a member of the Public and Project Finance Practice Group. Greg focuses his practice on public and project finance and has served as bond counsel, borrower’s counsel, and underwriter’s counsel on a wide variety of public finance transactions, including general obligation bonds, bond and tax anticipation notes, revenue bonds, variable and fixed rate obligations, credit-enhanced (insured or letter of credit supported) obligations, current and advance refundings, remarketings, and interest rate swaps and derivatives. He has worked on tax-exempt and taxable financings in the areas of transportation, infrastructure, higher education, housing, public power, water and wastewater, and health care.
Greg earned his J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law – Newark and was an editor of the Rutgers Law Review. He received his A.B. in English and American literature and language from Harvard University.