Robert C. Gang

Robert C. Gang

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Bob Gang has practiced law for 46 years, 45 of which have been devoted to the field of public finance. He served as Co-Chair of the National Public Finance Practice for 10 years. Bob has also represented Florida public school districts for over 30 years.

Concentrations

  • Public finance
  • Education
  • Special taxing districts
  • General municipal
  • Utilities

Capabilities

Experience

  • Served primarily as bond counsel, disclosure counsel and underwriters counsel in all types of public finance transactions within the state of Florida and in other states.
  • Served as bond counsel for eleven Florida school districts, including five of the six largest districts in Florida, and serves as disclosure/underwriter's counsel for several other Florida school districts.
  • Represented charter schools and not-for-profit private schools and universities in structuring their capital programs.
  • Has wide-ranging experience in utility financing, both as bond counsel and underwriters or disclosure counsel, for governmental and private utility systems such as Lee and Charlotte Counties, the Cities of Sunrise and Hollywood, Florida, the Town of Davie, Florida, Bonita Springs Utility Authority and Reedy Creek Improvement District.
  • Participated in development and financing of solid waste disposal systems for the state of Rhode Island and for Palm Beach, Orange, Pasco and Lee Counties, Florida. Serves as disclosure counsel for the Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County, Florida.
  • Has represented direct support organizations in issuing bonds "on behalf of" governmental educational institutions.
  • Represented special taxing districts, community development districts, improvement districts and educational facilities benefit districts in financing public infrastructure.

Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed,The Best Lawyers in America, Public Finance Law, 2006-2019
    • "Lawyer of the Year," Miami Public Finance Law, 2013
  • Listed, Chambers USA Guide, 2009-2019
  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Florida Super Lawyers, 2006-2009 and 2014-2018
  • Rated, AV Preeminent® 5.0 out of 5.0

°AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell DistinguishedSM and Martindale-Hubbell NotableSM are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell® certification procedures, standards and policies.

  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, National Association of Bond Lawyers
  • Member, Local Government Law Section of The Florida Bar
  • Director and Treasurer, Florida Grand Opera

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 1972
  • B.A., Princeton University, 1969
Admissions
  • Florida