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Nicole Kintop Smith

Associate | Dallas

Nicole Kintop Smith is an associate at the Dallas office. Nicole practices in the areas of public finance, infrastructure finance and securities law and serves as bond counsel, disclosure counsel and underwriters’ counsel in tax-exempt debt financings to various public entities. Nicole has experience working on innovative and significant infrastructure projects ranging from toll roads, railways, and airports to educational, water and wastewater facilities, and municipal utilities.

Prior to joining McCall, Nicole was a public finance associate with Mahomes Bolden, P.C., a leading public finance boutique in Dallas. She also practiced for a leading boutique firm in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, focusing on public finance and civil litigation matters. Nicole has worked as a sole practitioner and real estate broker handling real estate and civil litigation matters. Upon obtaining her law degree, she served as a law clerk for the Wisconsin Court of Appeals, District IV.

Highlights & Notable Transactions

  • Representative clients include: transportation agencies, cities, counties, school districts and various special districts
  • Experience working on various strategic refinancings for the North Texas Tollway Authority totaling over $6 billion; recognized by Bond Buyer as “Southwest Region ‘Deal of the Year’ ” in 2015

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member, State Bar of Texas

Member, State Bar of Wisconsin (Inactive)

Member, National Association of Bond Lawyers

Member, Women in Public Finance

Member, Urban Land Institute

Member, CREW-Dallas


William Mitchell College of Law (now Mitchell Hamline), J.D., 2004

Lane College, B.A., 2000 (Valedictorian)

Marquette University, certificate in commercial real estate and development