Timothy A. Stratton
Firm: Gust Rosenfeld P.L.C.
Address: One E. Washington Street, Suite 1600
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Membership: Professional AssociationsState Bar of ArizonaMaricopa County Bar AssociationGovernment Finance Officers Association of ArizonaNational Association of Bond Lawyers (Committee on Securities Law)State Bar of Illinois (Section Council on Local Gove
University: Ball State University, B.S., Political Science/History, 1996, Western Michigan University - Cooley Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1999
Admitted: 1999, Illinois; 2010, Arizona
Biography: Timothy Stratton focuses his practice on public finance and Section 103 tax law. He represents colleges and universities, special districts, cities, towns and other units of local government in Arizona and Illinois in all matters related to the issuance of municipal securities. He also maintains an active practice as underwriter, disclosure and bank counsel on publically and privately offered debt issues.Tim has been counsel in hundreds of bond transactions aggregating billions of dollars and is a frequent speaker on public finance. He is on the Securities Law Committee of the National Association of Bond Lawyers (NABL) and is a contributing author for the Federal Securities Laws of Municipal Bonds, Fifth Edition, Matthew Bender & Co. He has authored articles on many public finance topics, including tax and securities law issues, post-issuance compliance and public-private partnerships. Tim Stratton currently serves as the treasurer of the City of Scottsdale Industrial Development Authority and has previously served as the Chairman of the City of Scottsdale Board of Adjustment. COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENTCity of Scottsdale Board of Adjustment (former Chairman)City of Scottsdale Industrial Development Authority (member and treasurer) PRESENTATIONS AND PUBLICATIONSContributing author to the Federal Securities Laws of Municipal Bonds Deskbook, Fifth & Sixth Editions, Mathew Bender & Company (2013) (2014)Bar Fellowship: National Association of Bond Lawyers (Committee on Securities Law).