Randy Rompola serves as bond counsel, underwriter’s counsel and borrower’s counsel in a wide array of taxable and tax-exempt public finance and economic development transactions. Randy is appreciated by clients, colleagues and deal constituents for his thoughtful, helpful and productive approach to problem-solving and commitment to realizing client goals.
With 30 years of experience, Randy’s practice has focused on serving as bond counsel for municipal clients in general obligation and revenue bonds, special taxing district bonds, utility revenue bonds, tax increment financings (TIF) and economic development bonds. He also has served as bond counsel in conduit financings for healthcare, educational institutions, senior living and multifamily housing projects. Moreover, Randy has served as underwriter’s counsel and trustee’s counsel in similar transactions.
In addition, Randy represents public and private clients in economic development matters, including public-private partnership (P3) projects and real estate and zoning issues. Randy has counseled public school corporations and municipalities on a variety of matters, including contracting and open door issues and public records requests. Randy also advises nonprofit clients in financing, tax-exempt and corporate governance matters.
Randy is committed to bringing value to every matter in which he is involved. Not only does Randy seek to address the technical issues in complex deals, but also he strives to provide the critical guidance needed to keep the transaction on track and progressing toward a successful closing. Randy is known for protecting client interests and conserving their resources by executing deals as efficiently as possible. Having negotiated and closed billions of dollars of development bond and development transactions over the course of his career, Randy feels personal satisfaction in seeing the impact of his work on the local, regional and national landscape.
Professional and Community Involvement
Board member, Indiana Soccer Association
Board member, Indiana Soccer Foundation
Board member and president, Scholarship Foundation of St. Joseph County
Past board member and chair, United Way of St. Joseph County
Past board member, Fischoff National Chamber Music Association, Inc.
Member, National Association of Bond Lawyers
Member, Indiana Municipal Lawyers Association
Member, Indiana State Association
Member, American Bar Association
The Best Lawyers in America, 2011-2024
Fellow, Indiana Bar Foundation