David Nie practices primarily in the area of public finance, with an emphasis on tax-exempt and taxable financings for nonprofit health care entities and municipal power agencies.
David has served as bond counsel, underwriter's counsel, purchaser's counsel and issuer's counsel in a variety of financings involving hospitals, health systems, senior living providers and municipal power agencies. He has assisted in all phases of the borrowing process, including drafting of proceedings, advising on permissible financing structures and federal tax matters, preparing disclosure materials and closing documents and assisting borrowers develop post-issuance best practices and procedures. David has experience with secured and unsecured short-term obligations, swaps, credit enhancement, revenue pledges and multimodal indentures.
Prior to law school, David worked for Morningstar Inc., a global investment research firm based in Chicago. While in law school, Nie was selected and served as a tutor in the Dean's Tutorial Society and an articles editor for the Indiana Health Law Review. He was also a member of the moot court Order of the Barristers, served as a legal intern in the Office of the Lt. Governor of the state of Indiana, served in the law school's Disability Clinic and received the Distinguished Writing Award for his Note published in Volume IV of the Indiana Health Law Review.
David joined Ice Miller in September 2007 and is licensed to practice law in the state of Indiana.