Anastasia G. Khokhryakova


Anastasia G. Khokhryakova is an experienced public finance attorney with a practice focus on public and project finance, serving as bond counsel, disclosure counsel, or issuer's counsel to the State of Colorado, state authorities, higher education and health care institutions, counties and municipalities, special districts, and other governmental issuers. She co-leads the firm's Special Districts team.

Anastasia has represented a number of investment banking institutions nationally in their underwriting and advisory activities, as well as commercial banks in direct purchase transactions and credit enhancements. She also serves as general counsel to the Colorado Health Facilities Authority, advising it on financing transactions and federal and state law issues.


Representative Matters

  • Serves as disclosure counsel to the City and County of Denver, by and on behalf of its Department of Aviation, in connection with the issuance of debt to finance or refinance facilities of the Denver International Airport
  • Serves as post issuance disclosure compliance counsel to the City and County of Denver in connection with the City's compliance with all of its disclosure undertakings entered into pursuant to the SEC Rule 15c2-12
  • Co-led Ballard Spahr team as counsel to Goldman Sachs & Co. on the U.S. 36 and I-25 Managed Lanes Project

Professional Highlights

Professional Activities

American Bar Association

Colorado Bar Association

Denver Bar Association

Recognition & Accomplishments

The Best Lawyers in America, Public Finance Law, 2021-2024

Chambers USA, Public Finance (Colorado), 2024



University of Colorado Law School (J.D. 1998)
Associate Editor, Colorado Journal of International Environmental Law and Policy; Author, "Comment: Beanal v. Freeport-McMoran, Inc.: Liability of a Private Actor for an International Environmental Tort Under the Alien Tort Claims Act," Colo. J.lnt'l EnvtL L. & Policy, Vol. 9, No.2

Moscow State Law Academy (J.D., magna cum laude, 1994)