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Tarik A. Brooks is a member of the Public Finance & Infrastructure Practice in Greenberg Traurig's Philadelphia office. He centers his practice on sophisticated transactions representing traditional and nontraditional lenders and borrowers, including community development financial institutions (CDFIs). He also advises real estate investors seeking to use federal and state funding programs to finance real estate development as well as private equity firms in managing general corporate matters for portfolio companies. Tarik also represents and advises national banks with making equity-equivalent investments into CDFIs.

The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) announced $5 billion in New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) awards on Sept. 22, with the goal of

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