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  1. International Law: 85%
    38 years
  2. Arbitration: 15%
    16 years, 77 cases



Hourly ($200-250/hour)

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McCormick International

10808 Glen Wilding Lane
Bloomington, MN, 55431


MNAuthorized to practice197706/29/2015

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyMcCormick International1996 - Present
Community Faculty - "Legal Aspects of International Business"Metropolitan State University2004 - 2008
Adjunct Professor - International Contracts Senior SeminarUniversity Of Minnesota Law School2001 - 2005
International CounselCray Research, Inc.1987 - 1996
Group Counsel, Asia PacificHoneywell Inc.1979 - 1987
Associate AttorneyBaker & McKenzie1977 - 1979
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Minnesota State Bar AssociationCouncil, Former Chair, Intl. Bus. Law Section1978 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1978 - Present
Hennepin County Bar AssociationMember1978 - Present
Publication NameTitleDate
Lumina Consulting Group"Five Questions to Ask When Setting Up Shop Abroad"2012
Specialty Fabrics Review"Distributor Myths: Test Your Knowledge and Assumptions"2012
INTERFACE - Minnesota High Technology Assoc."Cooperative Development Agreements"N/A
World Trader - Minnesota World Trade Assoc."Negotiating International Distribution Agreements"N/A
Minneapolis Star Tribune newspaper"Tips Offered for Success in International Business"N/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Minnesota Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1977
College of Saint TeresaEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1973
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Intl. Bus. Law Section CLE"Myanmar - Mystery Revealed"2014
International Business Law Section CLE seminar"Cross Cultural Negotiations"2013
Great Decisions study groups - Feb., June, Sept."Myanmar and Southeast Asia"2013
March Monthly Meeting"Arbitration in China"2012
International Business Law Section Annual Institute"Export Sales Contract Drafting"2012
International Business Law Section"Domestic and International Arbitration: Issues and Solutions"2012
South Dakota International Business Institute"Legalities of International Trade"2011
Minn. CPA's International Business Course"Market Entry Methods Abroad"2009
Continuing Legal Education"Tips for Choosing an Arbitrator"2009
William Mitchell College of Law Summer Program"Case Studies from Asian Deals"2008
Univ. of Minn. Executive Education Program"Cross-Border Negotiations"2007
In-House Seminar"Correct Use of INCOTERMS"2005
Minneapolis Community and Technical College"International Deal-Making: Creating a Competitive Edge"2002
Computer Law Institute"Export Controls on Technology, with a Focus on Encryption"2002
International Business Law Institute"Putting the 'International' in Your Business Transactions"2001
Minnesota Women Lawyers - CLE"Key Issues for International Business Dealings - Dispute Resolution"2000
Minnesota State Bar Intl. Bus. Law Section"Export Finance"1998
Client In-House Trainings - two"Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and Anti-Boycott Regulations"1998
Transnational Strategies, Inc.--Private Client Seminar"Global Negotiation Training - Asia/Pacific"1997
Minnesota Project Innovation"Doing Business Abroad"1997
Minnesota Development Conference"Export Resources for Small Business"1997
Client In-House Training"Doing Business in China"1997
International Business Law Institute"Licensing Intellectual Property and Trade Secrets - Asia/Pacific and Latin America"1996
St. Thomas Univ. - MBA Class - guest lecture"Methods of Doing Business Abroad"1994
Minnesota Intellectual Property Law Association CLE"Europe 1992 - What Happened?"1993