Daniel J. Nunez

Washington, DC

Daniel is an associate in the firm's Finance Department with a focus on public finance matters as well as real estate finance matters. He represents issuers, financial institutions, non-profit organizations and trustees on tax-exempt and taxable financings for public projects, including multi-family housing and 501c3 transactions. Daniel is experienced in navigating and managing complex transaction closings. He has drafted, negotiated, and reviewed an array of legal documentation, including indentures, loan documents, offering documents, and escrow agreements.

Before joining Ballard Spahr, Daniel was a public finance associate at another District of Columbia law firm and in-house counsel at the District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency.


Representative Matters

  • Served as bond counsel in connection with the issuance of $29,900,000 of tax-exempt and $18,100,000 taxable bonds in connection with the new construction of 220 mixed rate housing units in the District of Columbia.
  • Served as bond counsel in connection with the issuance of $40,690,000 of tax-exempt bonds to refinance an existing new market tax credit structure and construct improvements on Two Rivers Public Charter School buildings.
  • Since 2020, has served as joint lender’s counsel to Freddie and numerous lending institutions in connection with the issuance of over $300,000,000 in tax-exempt notes to construct and rehabilitate affordable housing units.
  • Served as bond counsel in the connection with the issuance of $18,765,000 of tax-exempt and $91,230,000 of taxable bonds to refund as well as issue new money in connection with water system plants for the Fairfax County Water Authority.

Professional Highlights

Board Memberships & Community Service

Vida Senior Centers, 2016-present



American University, Washington College of Law (J.D. 2012)

St. Lawrence University (B.A., Economics, 2007)


Fluent in Spanish


District of Columbia