Jerome Garciano is an associate in the firm’s Real Estate + Development Group whose practice focuses on state and federal tax financing incentives affecting the built environment. Mr. Garciano provides tax support for developers, syndicators, investors, nonprofit sponsors, and government agencies in renewable energy and real estate developments using the Historic, New Markets, Renewable Energy, and Low-Income Housing Tax Credits.
Mr. Garciano has assisted several nonprofit-sponsored real estate transactions financed with New Markets Tax Credit financing, including education, health, and community services facilities. He is a LEED accredited professional and has advised clients on utilizing energy efficiency and renewable energy tax incentives. He also works on tax policy initiatives promoting green energy and real estate development.
Prior to joining Robinson+Cole, Mr. Garciano was associated with Klein Hornig LLP and Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP. He is also a certified public accountant and has worked as a finance associate at The Community Builders, Inc., a national nonprofit organization, and at Recap Advisors, a nationally recognized affordable housing financial services firm. In addition, Mr. Garciano worked for architectural design firms after graduating from architecture school.