Charles Anthony ("Tony") Solimine is a shareholder in Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A.'s Public Finance team. A seasoned finance lawyer with over 15 years of experience, Mr. Solimine serves as bond counsel to school districts, municipalities and as underwriter's counsel in numerous tax-exempt and taxable public finance transactions.
Mr. Solimine provides advice and representation to hundreds of school districts throughout New Jersey in connection with all aspects of their capital financing and related requirements for the issuance of school bonds, lease transactions and energy improvement finance transactions, particularly solar and renewable energy.
Mr. Solimine serves on the Executive Committee of the New Jersey Association of School Business Officials and is the Immediate Past President. He served as a Trustee of the Franklin Lakes Education Foundation, which enriches and enhances the quality of education in the Franklin Lakes Pre-K through 8th grade public schools, beyond the limitations of the Franklin Lakes Board of Education's budget. He also speaks extensively before professional organizations and boards of education in the area of municipal and school finance, particularly in connection with the issuance of school bonds as well as solar financing and renewable energy.
In 2009, 2010, 2012 and 2017, Mr. Solimine was named a New Jersey Super Lawyers Rising Star.