Heskett practices in the areas of business and tax law, with a particular focus on affordable housing projects eligible for federal and state low-income housing tax credits
Heskett is well-versed in transactions that include multiple layers of both conventional and subsidized financing, including tax-exempt bonds
University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., with high honors
Sara Heskett is the executive partner of Holland & Knight’s Portland office. Heskett practices in the areas of business and tax law, with a particular focus on affordable housing projects eligible for federal and state low-income housing tax credits, federal and state historic rehabilitation tax credits, and renewable energy credits.
Heskett has represented clients in the structuring and closing of numerous direct and indirect equity investments. She has significant experience combining tax credit equity with the HOPE VI program and other mixed finance programs for public housing. Heskett is well-versed in transactions that include multiple layers of both conventional and subsidized financing including tax-exempt bonds.
These are some of the reasons that we named Heskett to our Seattle & Pacific Northwest grouping of Lawyers in Real Estate. These are real estate attorneys who have distinguished themselves in both their practice and the larger community.
Lisa Brown has decades of experience in corporate communications and marketing management with organizations including Coldwell Banker Residential, Grubb & Ellis, Marcus & Millichap, NAIOP, SIOR and ALM.
In those positions, she worked in conjunction with chief executive officers and chief marketing officers to create corporate messaging, cohesive branding standards, strategic marketing plans and thought pieces. Brown is a frequent speaker at industry events and an editing adjunct professor for an online course. She has a master’s degree in mass communications from San Jose State University.