Victoria S. Byerly
Victoria S. Byerly is a Partner in the firm’s Public Finance group. A specialist in Section 103 of the Internal Revenue Code, her practice is exclusively dedicated to state and federal tax matters related to the issuance of tax-exempt debt obligations. Victoria has extensive tax experience representing underwriters as well as state and local governments, school districts, and other municipalities. She has counseled clients on IRS audits and participation in the Voluntary Closing Agreement Program (VCAP), post-issuance tax compliance issues, arbitrage issues, private use issues, reissuances, affordable housing financings, and exempt facilities financings. Victoria has served on the Tax Committee of the National Association of Bond Lawyers (NABL) and has contributed written materials to NABL’s annual Bond Attorneys’ Workshop.
Prior to joining the firm, Victoria worked in the public finance department of a prominent Midwestern law firm.
University of Washington School of Law, LL.M. (Taxation)
University of Oregon School of Law, J.D.
University of Oregon, B.A.
Professional & Community Activities
National Association of Bond Lawyers
South Sound YMCA Finance Committee
Rotary Club of Olympia
Zonta Club of South Puget Sound
Cascade Schutzhund Club
German Shepherd Schutzhund Club of Canada
Washington State Association of Municipal Attorneys
Diversity Liaison to the National Association of Bond Lawyers Tax Law Committee