Cozen O'Connor announced that David Unkovic joined the firm's public and project finance practice in Philadelphia on Feb. 19. Mr. Unkovic left his position as managing director and chief compliance officer at PFM Asset Management, which manages approximately $30 billion in assets for government and non-profit entities.
Prior to joining PFM, Unkovic was a partner in Saul Ewing's public finance department, where he worked closely with Suzanne Mayes, who is now co-chair of the Public and Project Finance practice group at Cozen.
A frequent speaker and author on matters related to public finance and investment law, Mr. Unkovic is a member of the American College of Bond Counsel, the National Association of Bond Lawyers, the National Society of Compliance Professionals and the Pennsylvania Association of Bond Lawyers, where he previously served on the board and as President.
Also active in the American, Pennsylvania and Philadelphia bar associations and their respective foundations, Mr. Unkovic received the Philadelphia Bar Association's Fidelity Award, and the Pennsylvania Bar Foundation's Louis J. Goffman Award, both in recognition of pro bono service.