Robert Doty is President and proprietor of AGFS, a private municipal bond consulting firm in Annapolis, Maryland. He received his law degree from Harvard Law School. He is a member of the California, New York, District of Columbia, Ohio and Texas bars. He has over 45 years of experience in the financial markets.Mr. Doty is Co-Chair of IMLA�s Section on Economic Development/Finance & Securities. He received IMLA�s Most Outstanding Associate Member Award. Mr. Doty served as General Counsel and member of the Disclosure Task Force of the Government Finance Officers Association and member of the Board of Governors of the National Federation of Municipal Analysts, which awarded Mr. Doty its Municipal Industry Contribution Award.Mr. Doty has participated as a member of national and regional committees in the preparation of numerous recognized market guidance publications, and is the author of books and articles on municipal finance and securities law, including seminal works on disclosure and due diligence. His most recent book is �The Bloomberg Visual Guide to Municipal Bonds,� and he has a publication pending with Bloomberg BNA on municipal securities regulation. Mr. Doty served on a U.S. delegation to China on municipal finance.Mr. Doty has served as a consultant to legal counsel representing numerous government jurisdictions and other market participants.
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