J. Bart Fowler

J. Bart Fowler

Mr. Fowler, a partner in the firm's Austin office, has been licensed to practice law in Texas since 1998 and has practiced law in the area of public finance since 2002.� Mr. Fowler joined McCall Parkhurst & Horton L.L.P. as an associate attorney in the firm's Austin office in February, 2004.� He is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma (BBA, 1994) and the University of Texas School of Law (JD, 1998).� Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Fowler served for the Texas Attorney General as an Assistant Attorney General in the Public Finance Division and was responsible for reviewing bond issuances by all forms of political subdivisions for compliance with Texas law and issuing legal opinions approving and confirming the validity of the bond issuances.Mr. Fowler's experience with McCall includes working with traditional bond transactions for cities, counties, school districts, water districts, regional water authorities and other political subdivisions in Texas including as lead Bond Counsel to many school districts, as well as transactions for various state agencies including the Office of the Governor, Texas Economic Development and Tourism, the Texas Public Finance Authority and the Texas Department of Transportation and serves as disclosure counsel for several water districts in Central Texas.� Mr. Fowler also represents underwriters in the purchase of public debt for all types of issuers, notably school districts, cities and water districts.�Mr. Fowler's professional affiliations include membership in the Texas State Bar Association, Oklahoma Bar Association, Austin Bar Association and the National Association of Bond Lawyers.