Gilmore & Bell names Ryan Boatright as new Director of the Firm

KANSAS CITY, Mo.–(Business Wire)–Gilmore & Bell, P.C., a leading public finance law firm, is pleased to
announce the promotion of Ryan Boatright to Director.

Mr. Boatright received his B.A. in Economics with Honors from the
University of Missouri in 2007 and his J.D. (magna cum laude) from the
University of Missouri in 2010, where he was Lead Articles Editor of the Missouri
Law Review
and inducted into the Order of the Coif. He received his
LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Missouri – Kansas City in 2013.
Mr. Boatright is a member of the Missouri Bar Association and the
National Association of Bond Lawyers. He serves on the Legal Aid of
Western Missouri – Justice for All Campaign Leadership Committee.

Mr. Boatright serves as special tax counsel for a wide variety of public
finance and public-private partnership transactions. He has advised
State and local governments, non-profit organizations, and bond counsel
on numerous infrastructure projects including hospital, single-family
and multi-family housing, economic development, airport, sports arena,
K-12 and higher educational financings. Mr. Boatright has substantial
experience practicing before the Internal Revenue Service, representing
non-profit organizations in applications for tax exemption as well as
issuers and borrowers in audits of their bond issuances. He frequently
assists both issuers and borrowers with post-issuance compliance
responsibilities and has experience with secondary market

About Gilmore & Bell

Gilmore & Bell is one of the leading public finance law firms
in the United States. For more than 20 years, Gilmore & Bell has ranked
in the top 10 nationally in the number of bond counsel opinions rendered
on municipal bond issues. The Firm primarily represents states,
counties, cities, school districts and other governmental and
quasi-governmental entities as bond counsel in public finance
transactions. Gilmore & Bell has offices in Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska,
Utah and Illinois. For more information, visit us at

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