Attorney at Law
Messner Reeves LLP
Jun 2016 - Present
International corporate attorney specializing in entity formation, funding, corporate governance, international business transactions, and international investment.
Polaris Law Group
Aug 2014 - Jun 2016
Counsels business, social enterprise, and nonprofit clients on the legal aspects of business operations such as foreign direct investment, corporate formation and funding, entity selection, cross-border transactions, and dispute resolution. Advises clients on US laws and regulations governing international activities such as the FCPA. Provides political risk analysis for international commerce.
National Defense University - Near East South Asia Center
Associate Professor of Law and Strategy
May 2005 - Jan 2014
Provided legal and policy counsel to US and foreign decision-makers on illicit trade, export controls, energy, economic development, corruption, political violence, human rights, and strategy development. • Regularly facilitated the resolution of international security, trade, and development disputes among the countries of North Africa, the Middle East, and South Asia. Taught international law.