Barclay Damon
Barclay Damon


Amanda Mirabito


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Albany Office

80 State Street
Albany, New York 12207

A former Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP associate, Amanda primarily concentrates her practice on matters involving public finance, financial institutions and lending, and real estate. She routinely structures public finance transactions, including PILOT agreements, bond issuances, and straight-lease transactions for municipalities, school districts, and government agencies such as industrial development agencies and local development corporations throughout New York State.

Amanda handles and negotiates real estate acquisitions, sale transactions, and financing for institutional lenders, development companies, small businesses, and energy-industry companies. She has extensive experience representing parties in the acquisition and financing of commercial and residential real estate transactions, conducting legal research, and providing estate-planning and administration counsel. She also provides support in connection with real estate matters involving easements and rights of way, adverse possession, and title research.

Representative Experience

  • Served as bond counsel for the issuance of the NYS Housing Finance Agency’s $201.17 million 2018 Series F & G affordable-housing bonds.
  • Served as tax counsel for the issuance of the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York’s $14.25 million Series 2018A interagency council pooled-loan program revenue bonds.
  • Served as special counsel to a borrower for a low-income-housing tax-credit transaction to build a senior-living facility in Western New York.
  • Served as bank counsel for Citizens Bank, N.A. in connection with its $50.52 million mortgage to Jewish Home of Rochester in connection with its $7.45 million loan to Jewish Home of Rochester Senior Housing, Inc.
  • Served as underwriter’s counsel to RBC Capital Markets as the underwriter for the issuance of the Albany County Airport Authority’s $22.54 million Series 2018 airport revenue bonds.
  • Served as IDA general counsel for Onondaga County Industrial Development Agency.
  • Served as purchaser’s counsel for the purchase of student housing projects in Utica, New York.
  • Served as purchaser’s counsel to a NY private-equity firm in its purchase of a multi-million solar facility.

Practice Areas


  • Suffolk University Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, Jurisprudence Award: Corporations, Jurisprudence Award: Antitrust, Jurisprudence Award: Administrative Law, National Women's Law Students Association, 2013
  • Boston University, B.S., 2010

Admitted To Practice

  • New York, 2014

Memberships & Affiliations

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Barclay Damon’s Women’s Forum

Prior Experience

  • Hiscock & Barclay, LLP, Associate
  • Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP, Associate
  • New Leaf Legal, Intern
  • Greater Boston Legal Services, Intern and CORI Advocate
  • Harlem and Jervis Law Office, Intern