Dennis J. Henderson

Working primarily in the areas of structured finance and credit enhancement, Dennis is an experienced attorney with a substantial background in the representation of financial institutions in public finance transactions.
Dennis Henderson, Counsel, New York

Dennis works closely with members of Arent Fox’s New York and District of Columbia based Public Finance and Real Estate practices to provide clients with counsel in all areas of financial transactions.

Client Work

Dennis represents financial institutions providing credit and liquidity support for tax-exempt bond issues, including transactions involving multifamily housing and senior living facilities. He represents underwriters of municipal bonds, including revenue bonds issued to finance facilities for educational institutions. He assists clients in all aspects of complex financial transactions including pooled mortgage loan transactions, government leased-back securities and credit-tenant financing. He also assists in the representation of indenture trustees, in connection with bankruptcy, workouts and new debt issues.

Professional Activities

Dennis is a member of the American Bar Association and The Association of the Bar of the City of New York.

Publications, Presentations & Recognitions

“Securitization of Government Lease and Service Contracts,” The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel, Northeast Edition; March 2005 (Vol. 13, No.3), co-written with Richard Newman

Life Beyond the Law

Dennis was born and raised in Lima, Ohio. He is an ordained minister. He and his wife, Fanita, have four children.