Robert L. Guyer coaches corporations, associations, unions, and individuals in effective state government affairs. He was Legislative Counsel for Ralston Purina Company, managed legislative affairs for Energizer Power Systems, Gates Energy Products, Inc., and the Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation. He lobbied successfully for laws or agency rules in numerous states, in Washington, D.C., and Canada. As a visiting professor at Florida State University, he taught lobbying and has lectured at other universities including Harvard Medical School.
Guyer authored Guide to State Legislative Lobbying, the textbook on effective state advocacy. Insiders Talk: Winning with Lobbyists Professional Edition (in press) is the manual for consumers of lobbying services.
Twenty five states accredit or have accredited the seminar(s) for continuing legal education for attorneys. Other professional associations have accredited the seminars for continuing professional education.
Mr. Guyer holds Juris Doctor, Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, and Bachelor of Arts degrees. He is admitted to the practice of law in Florida and the District of Columbia.
Since 1997 the Lobby School’stwo-day seminar has trained thousands of advocates in the Campaign Method for More Effective State Government Affairs. Day one’s How to Successfully Lobby State Legislatures trains participants in getting the law they need. Day two’s How to Successfully Lobby State Executive Agencies shows them how to implement their law through agency rulemaking. Click here for sample list of Lobby School participants.