Posted on June 25, 2020
Timothy Wachter, lead for Knox Law Public Strategies, has been named to the list of Top 25 Attorney Influencers of 2020 by Opportunity Zone Magazine. He is one of only two attorneys selected from Pennsylvania.
Mr. Wachter is recognized as a national thought leader in Federal Opportunity Zone Development and regularly advises businesses and stakeholders regarding Opportunity Zone investments. His recent articles are Opportunity Zones: The Erie Model, Opportunity Zones: The Role of Government, and Opportunity Zones: 3 Waves of Investment.
According to the site, "Candidates were evaluated based on their vision, influence and industry experience." The magazine, which is published by Opportunity Zone Expo, recognizes individuals in five categories: attorneys, fund managers/developers, tax specialists, policy influencers and professionals in specialized fields.
Opportunity Zone Expo is "the country’s leading education, networking and marketing platform for key players in the industry."
At Knox Law, Mr. Wachter regularly advises governmental, business and nonprofit clients on highly complex legal, regulatory and public policy related matters. He also regularly provides counsel on matters related to the Pennsylvania Right-to-Know Law to dozens of agencies throughout Western Pennsylvania.