Courtney A. Strutt Todd
Public Finance and Tax Law
Courtney is a shareholder at Davis Brown and began in 2006 with tax
and finance as her primary areas of practice. Since then, she has been
very active in the public finance area and has been involved in most of
Davis Brown Law Firm's public finance issues, with particular emphasis
on the tax aspects of those financings. Within the Davis
Brown Law Firm, Courtney currently serves as chair of the Tax Department.
Courtney also has a practice in general business matters, including but not limited to, forming all types of business entities and preparation and review of contracts and policies.
As a certified public accountant with a strong tax background, she has been very active in the firm’s Public Finance department, having worked as either bond counsel, underwriter’s counsel, borrower’s counsel or issuer’s counsel on approximately $1.8 billion in general government bonds, $880 million in education bonds, $62 million in economic development bonds and $34 million in hospital and independent care facility bonds.
Courtney also has experience in dealing with state entities to obtain financing for private institutions. Since joining the firm she has also been involved in the formation of businesses of every size and tax level, including limited liability companies, S corporations, C corporations, and limited liability partnerships. She gives advice as to what type of business entity should be formed and has helped create renewable energy, health care, small business, and professional entities. Courtney has dealt with both personal and corporate tax cases in keeping accurate tax records and dealing with Federal and State agencies over various audit and collection issues. Her CPA authorization has allowed her to give companies cash flow and regulatory advice in managing their finances.
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