Robert J. Boyd is a Principal of Sachs Sax Caplan in the Tallahassee office and Co-Chair of the firm’s Governmental & Lobbying Practice Group. He practices administrative, legislative, governmental affairs and education law. Mr. Boyd is an AV® Rated attorney, the highest peer review rating attainable.
Mr. Boyd has extensive experience representing clients before the Florida Legislature, including representation of the Independent Colleges and Universities of Florida (ICUF) as their General Counsel and lobbyist, the Professional Educators Network (PEN) of Florida as their Chairman and General Counsel, the Association of American Publishers (AAP) as their Florida lobbyist, the Archdiocese of Miami, the Higher Educational Facilities Financing Authority, the Florida Standardbred Breeders and Owners Association, the Florida Catholic Conference, and the Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS), among others.
AV® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest peer review rating attainable.
District of Columbia, 1990
U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 1991
U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida, 1992
U.S. Court of Appeals in 11th Circuit, 1994
J.D., With Honors, Florida State University College of Law, 1988
B.A., Cum Laude, History with Minor in Political Science, Rollins College, 1985
Professional Memberships and Activities
Adjunct Professor of Business Law, Flagler College, Tallahassee Campus, since 2000
Candidate for U.S. Congress, 2nd Congressional District, 1990
Candidate for Florida Senate, 3rd District, 1992