Contract administrator (including FAR and DFAR), legal representative, and consultant for U.S./Colombian businesses. Experienced with international joint ventures, bills of laden, procurement, letters of credit, financial transaction, insurance claims, bank guarantees, and general corporate law issues. Successful with contract closeouts, including resolving claims and labor disputes, i.e., project attorney on UNOPD/USAID road construction in Afghanistan; managing attorney of 45 attorneys and staff on civil litigation and M&A Anti-Trust document review projects; and, Contract/Legal Counsel on Cogeneration Power Project in San Paolo, Brazil.
Senior Federal Litigator
Law Office of Isidoro Rodriguez // Present
The only U.S. citizen civil litigator residing outside the U.S. representing nonresident U.S./Colombian citizens in U.S. federal courts. See Katia Gutierrez de Martinez v. Lamagno and DEA, 115 S.Ct. 2227 (1995); and, Legal Representative of Sea Search Armada LP, managing litigation described by Congressmen Benjamin A. Gilman, Dan Burton, and Phil M. Crane, as the "largest private claim by American citizens against a foreign state pending in the world,”i.e., claim to treasure troves valued at $17 billion USD.
Responsible for corporate and labor legal issues involving 10,000 employees, 350 subcontracts, and 37,000 purchase orders, on EXXON’s $2 Billion USD Cerrejon Colombia Port, Railroad, Open Pit Coal Mine Project. Other Relevant Corporate Legal Positions: Intellectual Properties Law Clerk, Ball Corporation, Boulder, CO; and Law Clerk, General Counsel’s Office, El Paso Natural Gas Company, El Paso, TX.
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