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About Leonel Enrique Baquerizo

BILINGUAL ATTORNEY / LAW SCHOOL PROFESSOR
Civil law country attorney licensed to practice in Ecuador - Latin America and now eligible for the State Bar of New York and California having completed a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree at the University of Connecticut. Fluent in Spanish and English, spoken and written, and capable to communicate clearly and concisely in both languages with people of diverse backgrounds and levels of authority, including high government officials. High level of integrity and professionalism with drive for results and determination for success. Broad legal background with more than 15 years of experience in international business transactions with Latin America, Asia and Europe. Highly talented litigation attorney in diverse areas of the law such as breach of contracts, debt collection, torts, and government liability. Proven ability to provide a full range of commercial, compliance and corporate legal services. Extraordinary teaching skills at top ranked Law Schools in South America.

Curriculum Vitae



Research Interests

International Business & Trade, International Sales of Goods & Services, Litigation, Sales & Procurements Contracts, Outsourcing & Distribution Agreements, Joint Ventures, Commercial Transactions, Debt Collection, Latin America & U.S. Legal System, Latin America Labor Law, Government Licenses, Management of external legal support, Business Developer & Contract Negotiator, Business & Government Relationships, and Teaching Law

Honors and Awards

  • CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF GUAYAQUIL SCHOOL OF LAW, Honor 1991
  • CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF GUAYAQUIL SCHOOL OF LAW, Honor 1990
  • CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF GUAYAQUIL SCHOOL OF LAW, Honor 1989
  • CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF GUAYAQUIL SCHOOL OF LAW, Honor 1988
  • CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF GUAYAQUIL SCHOOL OF LAW, Honor 1987
  • CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF GUAYAQUIL SCHOOL OF LAW, Honor 1986

Courses

  • LL.M., Master of Laws / U.S. Legal Studies, May 2009.
  • JD, Attorney at Law, August 1991
  • Bachelor of Social and Political Science, August 1988

Contact Information

Cell: (860) 655-1931