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Rodolfo Rivera

Adjunct Professor

Rodolfo Rivera is an adjunct professor teaching International business transactions and criminal law. He is the Chief International Counsel for Fidelity National Financial, a Fortune 500 Company, since 2007, and was primarily responsible for the Company’s global expansion. He opened offices in Mexico and Malta. He established a network of attorneys in 34 countries to work as the company’s preferred counsel. He currently manages a multimillion-dollar domestic and international litigation budget on matters with a combined exposure of over $250 million dollars. He is a frequent guest speaker and lecturer on managing litigation, litigating in multicultural jurisdictions, and managing outside counsel.

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  • Education
    • J.D., St. Louis University School of Law, 1980
    • Hague Academy of International Law,  Summer 1979
    • B.A., Ohio Northern University, Spanish and Political Science, 1977
  • Courses
    • International Business Transactions
    • Criminal Law
  • Areas of Expertise
    • International litigation (Civil and Common Law Jurisdictions)
    • Criminal law/International and Domestic
    • Arbitration
    • Insurance
  • Publications
    • ACC Docket: Winning the Unwinnable Case
    • ACC Docket:  Can We Learn Anything from Mock Trial Exercises If We Rarely Go to Trial
    • Special Report on Latin America-Litigating in Latin America
    • Association of Corporate Counsel News Letter – Risk with Notaries and Public Registries
    • New York Real Estate Journal – Title Insurance in a Global Economy
  • Honors and Awards
    • GC Power List: US: Latin America Specialists for 2019.
    • Certified Professional Speaker LatAm Speakers Association