W. Robert Olive

Attorney

Office phone: 850-222-8611

bolive@bmolaw.com

Office Location: Tallahassee

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PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY

Bob Olive was admitted to The Florida Bar in 1969. He served as an Assistant Attorney General of the State of Florida from 1970 to 1973 as Chief of Public Utilities Litigation. Mr. Olive has trial and appellate experience in state and federal courts, including the United States Supreme Court where, while at the Office of Attorney General, he served as lead counsel to the state of Florida in United States v. Florida, litigating offshore territorial boundaries. He joined the firm in 1974 and since 1977, has limited his practice exclusively to municipal bond law and has served as primary bond counsel on hundreds of local government bond issues. Mr. Olive has served as a panelist for seminars for bond attorneys conducted by NABL and has spoken and served as a panelist for seminars and workshops relating to various aspects of municipal bonds. Mr. Olive holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Oklahoma and a Juris Doctor degree from Florida State University. He is a member of the Local Government Section of The Florida Bar.

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EDUCATION

College: University of Oklahoma – B.A.

Law School: Florida State University- J.D.

BAR ADMISSIONS

The Florida Bar (1969)

COURT ADMISSIONS

All Florida Courts

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Local Government Section of The Florida Bar, Member