Stephen K. Benjamin, Special Counsel in Parker Poe’s Columbia office, is quoted in a recent article published by The Bond Buyer. The piece discusses the importance of municipal bonds to state and local governments.Mr. Benjamin practices in the Firm’s Government & Public Policy Group. He also serves as the Mayor of the City of Columbia, a position he has held since 2010.To read The Bond Buyer article, please click here. About Parker PoeParker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP has more than 200 lawyers in five offices located in major markets across North Carolina and South Carolina. The Firm provides legal counsel to large commercial and public organizations on litigation, corporate and regulatory matters. It has been recognized in recent years as one of the fastest growing law firms in the United States and as an award-winning leader in the use of technology to provide better and more efficient service to domestic and international clients.