University of San Francisco School of Law Alumni

Ausra Maliauskaite-Embrekte

Associate Partner at GLIMSTEDT
Law Practice

University of San Francisco School of Law   2002 — 2003
LL.M, International Transactions and Comparative Law

Vilniaus Universitetas   1997 — 2002
Master's, Law

GLIMSTEDT   June 2013 - Present
GLIMSTEDT   January 2004 - May 2013
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals   2003 - 2003

Contract Negotiation, Employment Law, Joint Ventures, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate, Private Equity, Corporate Law, Project Finance, Business Start-Ups, Foreign Direct..., Transactional Business...

Christian Drechsler

Zürich Area, Switzerland
Head Legal IT/IP | Data Protection bei Zurich Insurance Group Ltd

University of San Francisco School of Law   1999 — 2000

Universität Zürich   1988 — 1994

Zurich Insurance Group Ltd   January 2013 - Present
Zurich Insurance Group Ltd   May 2007 - December 2012
Baker & McKenzie   2001 - 2006
Law Firm Nobel & Hug   1997 - 1999

Daniel Hájek

Prague, The Capital, Czech Republic
Member at Legislative Council of the Czech Government, Private Law Section
Law Practice

Charles University in Prague   2005 — 2011
Ph.D., Law

University of San Francisco School of Law   2003 — 2004
LL.M., International Transaction and Comparative Law

Charles University in Prague   1996 — 2001
Mgr., Law

Utrecht University

Achour & Hajek   September 2009 - Present
Legislative Council of the Czech Government, Private Law Section   June 2011 - Present
Suk Chamber Orchestra   February 2013 - Present
Glatzova & Co.   January 2005 - November 2009
CÍSAŘ, ČEŠKA, SMUTNÝ a spol.   September 2002 - August 2003

Dr. Florian Schweyer, LL.M.

Munich Area, Germany
Staatsanwalt (Prosecutor)
Legal Services

Freistaat Bayern   2010 — 2012
Zweite Juristische Staatsprüfung (Second State Exam), Law, Rechtsassessor (Ass. iur.)

Universität Bayreuth   2008 — 2010
Promotion, Scholarship student in the DFG Research Group "Intellectual Property and the Public Domain"

University of San Francisco School of Law   2007 — 2008
LL.M., Intellectual Property and Technology Law

Universität Passau   2002 — 2007
Erstes Juristisches Staatsexamen (First State Exam in Law), Rechtswissenschaften

Wittelsbacher Gymnasium München   1993 — 2002
Abitur, Core courses: English, History

im Bezirk des Oberlandesgerichts München (Higher Regional Court Munich)   October 2010 - November 2012
European Parliament   September 2005 - October 2005
CMS Hasche Sigle   July 2005 - August 2005
Baruc - Fougère Avocats à la Cour   February 2005 - March 2005
Amtsgericht München (District Court Munich)   February 2004 - March 2004

Legal Writing

Dr. Matthias Schwenke, LL.M.

Cologne Area, Germany
Head of Sales Steering at Deutsche Telekom AG

Technische Universität Darmstadt   2003 — 2005
Dr. jur., Constitutional Law, Technology Law, Magna cum laude

Oberlandesgericht Düsseldorf   2001 — 2003
Second State Exam, Law

University of San Francisco School of Law   2000 — 2001
Master's Degree, International Business, Trade, and Tax Law

Universität Trier   1994 — 1999
First State Exam, Law

Telekom Deutschland GmbH, Wholesale Division   November 2010 - Present
The Boston Consulting Group   September 2005 - November 2010

Strategic Planning, Governance, Financial Modeling, Strategy, Valuation, Due Diligence, Private Equity, PMO, Business Transformation, Talent Management, Strategic Consulting, Business Process..., Management Consulting, Business Analysis, Business Strategy, Analytics, Organizational Design, Mergers, Start-ups, Entrepreneurship, Consulting, Market Entry, Venture Capital, Project Management

Eric Stein

Amsterdam Area, Netherlands
Director, EMEA Senior Corporate Counsel at Palo Alto Networks
Legal Services

University of San Francisco School of Law   1988 — 1991
Juris Doctor

University of Massachusetts, Amherst   1982 — 1986

Palo Alto Networks   January 2014 - Present
SBS Broadcasting B.V.   July 2011 - December 2013
SBS Broadcasting Europe B.V.   2007 - July 2011
Myriad International Programming (part of Naspers Group)   2004 - 2006
Liberate Technologies   2001 - 2003
Tellme Networks   2001 - 2001
At Home Corporation   2000 - 2001
Micron Technology   2000 - 2001
Farella Braun + Martel LLP   1997 - 1999
Graham & James (now Squire Sanders)   1991 - 1997

Broadcast, Litigation, Privacy Law, Corporate Law, Licensing, Mergers & Acquisitions, Due Diligence, Start-ups, Mergers, New Media, Copyright Law, Joint Ventures, Television, Corporate Governance, Intellectual Property, Negotiation

Fred Kenney

London, United Kingdom
Director, Legal and External Affairs at International Maritime Organization

University of San Francisco School of Law   1988 — 1991
Doctor of Law (J.D.)

Michigan State University
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Economics

International Maritime Organization   May 2014 - Present
U.S. Coast Guard   January 2011 - April 2014

Defense, Operational Planning, Maritime Safety, Legal Issues, Coast Guard, Maritime Law, Command, Research, Teaching, Leadership Development, National Security, Homeland Security, Government, Negotiation, Military Operations, Maritime Law Enforcement, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Maritime Security, Public Speaking, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Emergency Management, English, Maritime Operations, International Law, Military, International Shipping, Photoshop, Outlook, Policy, Windows, Leadership, International Relations, Security Clearance, Customer Service, International...

Gregory Fishman, J.D.

Managing Director at Empire State Capital Partners
Capital Markets

University of San Francisco School of Law   1993 — 1996
JD, Law

University of San Francisco   1989 — 1993
B.S., Philosophy, International Relations

Empire State Capital Partners   2013 - 2015
Foyil Securities   2010 - 2013
Edinburgh Business School   2010 - 2013
NRG Capital   2010 - 2011
Cambridge Healthcare International   2007 - 2010
Lumina Holdings   2004 - 2007
The Business Lawyers, LLP (San Francisco Office)   1997 - 2004

Investment Management, Capital Markets, Corporate Finance, Equities, Financial Analysis, Business Development, Investments, Emerging Markets, Due Diligence, IPO, Valuation, Business Strategy, Corporate Governance, Competitive Analysis, Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, Joint Ventures, Portfolio Management, Management, Management Consulting, Investment Banking, Economics, Structured Finance, Entrepreneurship, CRM, Banking, Leadership, Private Equity, Strategy, Contract Negotiation, Investor Relations, Finance, Start-ups, Managerial Finance, Venture Capital, Risk Management, Restructuring, Financial Modeling, Business Planning

Janie C. Nielsen

Copenhagen Area, Capital Region, Denmark
Advokat, partner at Reimer Legal, employment law, dismissals, incentives, bonus, shareholder agreements, CEO issues
Law Practice

University of San Francisco School of Law   2001 — 2002
LL.M., Law

University of Copenhagen   1992 — 1998
Masters of Law, Corporate

Haslev Gymnasium   1988 — 1991
Upper secondary certificate

Møllevangsskolen   1978 — 1988
Primary school

Dansk Selskab for Virksomhedsledelse (The Danish Management Society)   December 2011 - Present
NORDIA Law Firm   September 2012 - September 2015
Bech-Bruun   August 2010 - August 2012
Nordic Sugar A/S   August 2009 - June 2010
Bech-Bruun   November 1999 - July 2009
Bech-Bruun   April 2005 - October 2008
Bech-Bruun   April 2005 - October 2008
Lund-Nielsen & Kønig A/S   April 1998 - November 1999

Employment Law, Corporate Social..., Business Development, Commercial Litigation, Start-ups, Restructuring, International Law, Compensation & Benefit, Contract Negotiation, Dispute Resolution, Consultancy Agreements, HR Policies, European Law, Employment Contracts, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Law, Redundancies, Contract Law, Knowledge Management, Incentive Programs, Corporate Governance, Legal Advice

Julie McElroy

Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Writing and Editing

University of San Francisco School of Law   1994 — 1997
Doctor of Law (JD), Law

Scripps College   1980 — 1984
Bachelor of Arts (BA), British & American Literature, 3.8

Institut Francais Ecosse
French Language and Literature

McElroy Consulting LLC   March 2009 - Present
TerraPower LLC   December 2012 - August 2014
Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart   June 2012 - September 2013
Linden Heights, Iowa   January 2004 - January 2006
Barger & Wolen LLP   1998 - 2000
UC Berkeley, Academic Senate   1989 - 1993
Stanford University, Office of the Provost   1986 - 1989
Western Conference of Teamsters   1984 - 1986

Personnel Management, Windows, Teaching, Microsoft Word, Grant Writing, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, Grant Administration, Insurance, Fundraising, Regulatory Submissions, Outlook, Legal Research, Legal Writing

Karen Klaver

Human Resources Officer at US Department of State
Law Practice

University of San Francisco School of Law   1994 — 1997
Juris Doctor, Law

University of California, Santa Barbara   1991 — 1994
Political Science- International Relations, Russian Studies

Saint Petersburg State Polytechnical University   1991 — 1992

University of London International Programmes   1991 — 1991

US Department of State   

Legal Issues, Employment Law, Criminal Law, Legal Research, Legal Advice, Dispute Resolution, Policy Analysis, International Relations, Government, Appeals, Employment Contracts, Policy, Legal Writing, Mediation, Analysis, Litigation, Corporate Law, Courts

Kerrie A. Walsh

London, United Kingdom
Partner at Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
Law Practice

University of San Francisco School of Law
Doctor of Law (J.D.)

San Francisco State University
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP   2002 - Present

Funding, Fund Of Funds, Private Equity, Alternative Investments, Investments, Financial Services, Corporate Law, Corporate Governance, Hedge Funds, Securities Regulation

Linda Akesson

Geneva Area, Switzerland
Attorney at Law at Notter Mégevand & Associés
Legal Services

Université de Geneve   2011 — 2011
Certificate of advanced studies in legal professions, Law

University of San Francisco School of Law   2008 — 2009
LL.M., Law

University of Geneva   2007 — 2008
Master of Laws, Law

University of Geneva   2004 — 2007
Bachelor of Laws, Law

PwC   September 2013 - August 2014
Budin & Associés   July 2011 - December 2012
Wilbur-Ellis Company   November 2009 - May 2010
Tenants Together   October 2009 - May 2010
County of Marin   October 2009 - April 2010
Bonnant, Warluzel & Partners   June 2009 - August 2009
Canonica attorney at law   August 2007 - September 2007

Legal Advice, Civil Litigation, Employment Law, Legal Assistance, Foreign Languages, Litigation, Motions, Legal Issues, Legal Research, Courts, Family Law, Contract Law, Legal Writing, Hearings, Commercial Litigation, International Law, Corporate Law

Lindsay Freeman

The Hague Area, Netherlands
International Human Rights and Criminal Law Attorney
Legal Services

University of San Francisco School of Law
J.D., International and Comparative Law with Honors

Middlebury College
B.A., Political Science - International Affairs and Foreign Policy

San Francisco District Attorney's Office   August 2013 - July 2014
United States Attorney's Office   August 2012 - December 2012
Tetra Tech DPK   February 2012 - August 2012
USF International Human Rights Clinic   January 2012 - May 2012
Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC)   June 2011 - August 2011

Marta Amoros

Madrid Area, Spain
Financial Analysis & Controls Manager en Microsoft
Information Technology and Services

IESE Business School - University of Navarra   2010 — 2012
Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), General Management

Universidad Pontificia Comillas   2003 — 2009
Bachelor of Law and Business Administration (BBA), E-3

Leuphana Universität Lüneburg   2007 — 2008
Exchange Program in Law and Business Administration

University of San Francisco School of Law   2006 — 2006
Exchange Program in Law (International LLM) and Business Administration

Microsoft   2013 - Present
Bank of America Merrill Lynch   2012 - May 2013
Bank of America Merrill Lynch   June 2011 - August 2011
Deloitte   2009 - 2010

Strategy, Spanish, Venture Capital, Corporate Finance, Financial Modeling, Valuation, Competitive Analysis, Management Consulting, Interest Rate Swaps, Private Equity, Business Strategy, Business Analysis, Financial Analysis, Fixed Income, Mergers & Acquisitions, English, Due Diligence, Investment Banking, Capital Markets, Internal Controls

Martin Randa

Prague, The Capital, Czech Republic
AttorneyatLaw Partner at Randa Havel Legal
Legal Services

University of San Francisco School of Law   2002 — 2003
Master of Laws (LL.M.), Comparative law and international transactions.

Law Faculty at Charles University in Prague   1992 — 1997
Master's degree, Law

Randa Havel Legal   December 2005 - Present
Randa Havel Legal   2005 - Present

Matt Freeman

London, United Kingdom
Senior Director of Programmes, Girl Effect
International Trade and Development

University of San Francisco School of Law   2004 — 2007

University of California, Los Angeles
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Philosophy

Girl Effect   September 2014 - Present
Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)   July 2013 - September 2014
Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)   April 2012 - July 2013
Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)   December 2011 - April 2012
Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)   February 2011 - December 2011
USAID   August 2008 - January 2011

Public Speaking, Management, Writing, Program Management, Public/private..., Policy, Food Security, Africa, Corporate Social..., Public Policy, Policy Analysis, Community Development, International..., Proposal Writing, Strategic Planning, International Relations, Capacity Building, NGOs, Strategy, Public-private...

Michele Zwolinski

München, Bayern, Germany
Freelance Consultant
Think Tanks

University of San Francisco School of Law   2000 — 2003
Juris Doctor

University of Michigan   1996 — 2000
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Cheil Worldwide   2012 - 2015
Nielsen Company   2010 - 2012
Sony Mobile Communications   2007 - 2010
IDC   2005 - 2007

Marketing Strategy, Business Strategy, Market Research, Competitive Analysis, Strategy

Michelle Parsons

Epsom, Surrey, United Kingdom
Writer at Getting Back On Your Path
Writing and Editing

University of San Francisco School of Law   1981 — 1984
Juris Doctor, Law

University of California, Berkeley   1979 — 1981
B.A., Psychology

University of California, Santa Barbara   1977 — 1979
English and Psychology

GETTING BACK ON YOUR PATH   September 2012 - Present
Alain Pinel Realtors   June 1997 - March 2012
Orientations, Singapore   January 1993 - May 1995
Lawrie Development   June 1989 - March 1991
C & H Development   1985 - 1986
Morrison & Foerster   1984 - 1985
McCarthy Flowers & Roberts   1983 - 1984

REO, Photojournalism, Sellers, Thought Leadership, Property Management, First Time Home Buyers, Selling, Real Property, Customer Service, Commercial Real Estate, Social Injustice Writer, Rentals, Home Staging, Spiritual Writer, Condos, Contract Negotiation, Marketing, Luxury, Residential Homes, 1031 Exchanges, Relocation, Real Estate Transactions, Apartments, News Writing, Buyers, Listings, New Home Sales, Mortgage Lending, Resellers, Blogging, Investment Properties, Referrals, Investments, Legal Writing, Foreclosures, Real Estate, Seniors, FHA, Creative Writing, Real Estate Marketing, Buyer Representation, Spirtual Quotes, Leases, Short Sales, Single Family Homes, Real Estate License, Investors, Brokerage, Property, Negotiation

Oliver Bertheau

Geneva Area, Switzerland
Responsible for division of capital market within legal department at Credit Agricole (Suisse) SA

University of San Francisco School of Law   1999 — 2000
LL.M., International Transactions and Comparative Law

Canton of Zurich   1996 — 1997
admission to bar, lawyer

University of Zurich   1987 — 1993
lic.iur., law

Credit Agricole (Suisse) SA   March 2009 - Present
Faisal Private Bank (Switzerland) SA   March 2003 - February 2009
Richemont   August 2000 - February 2003
law firm Reber, Dietschi, Hagmann, Wyss & Uhl   September 1997 - July 1999
District Court of Uster   April 1995 - July 1996
Law firm Zurcher, Blickenstorfer & Widmer   January 1994 - March 1995

Kapitalmärkte, Unternehmensführung, Bankwesen, Private Banking, Finanzmärkte, Banking, Private Equity

Paul Keating

Barcelona Area, Spain
Domain Attorney; Owner of
Law Practice

University of San Francisco School of Law   1980 — 1983
Doctor of Law (JD), International Business, Trade, and Tax Law, Cum Laude

Boston College   1978 — 1979
none, Jesuit Student Transfer for one (1) year.

Monetization, Social Media, IP Litigation Management, Intellectual Property..., Venture Capital, Corporate Law, Contract Negotiation, Online Advertising, Domain Monetization, Corporate Transactional, Start-ups, Intellectual Property, Domain Names, Finance, SEO, Mergers, Domain Portfolio..., International Tax...

Tyler Deans

Zürich Area, Switzerland
Attorney / Compliance Officer / Director helping companies know and comply with rules and regulations
Financial Services

University of San Francisco School of Law

Brigham Young University

UBS   July 2011 - Present
Credit Suisse   July 2008 - June 2011
Credit Suisse   September 2005 - July 2008
Wells Fargo   October 2003 - August 2005
Financial Industry Regulatory Authority   March 2001 - October 2003

Risk Assessment, Equities, Anti Money Laundering, Asset Management, International Law, Compliance, Financial Institutions, Investigations, Due Diligence, AML, Investments, Banking, CAMS, Corporate Governance, Securities, Risk Management, Financial Services, Capital Markets

Wendy Betts

London, United Kingdom
Director eyeWitness to Atrocities at International Bar Association
International Affairs

The Johns Hopkins University - Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
MA, International Relations

University of San Francisco School of Law
Juris Doctor (J.D.)

University of the Pacific
BA, International Relations

International Bar Association   August 2013 - Present
National Center for State Courts   March 2005 - July 2010
American Bar Association   August 1999 - February 2005