The managing director of our organization is Mr. William Lewis O'Quinn Sr. of North Carolina. Mr. O'Quinn is an experienced, well-seasoned lawyer in U.S. and international legal matters.  With a first degree in mechanical engineering, he began his legal education at Duke Law School. Mr. O'Quinn is an active member in good standing of the bar of the Supreme Court of the U.S. and of the bars of the U.S. jurisdictions of North Carolina, Colorado, Ohio, Maryland, and the District of Columbia.  He is a graduate of the Parker School of Foreign and Comparative Law of Columbia University in New York, thus educationally-distinguished among international law practitioners.  His high-level corporate legal experience includes service as General Attorney and/or International Counsel for The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Atlantic Richfield Company (ARCO), and Liggett & Myers Incorporated.  As an Adjunct Professor of Law, Mr. O'Quinn has enjoyed sharing with students his exceptional experience and knowledge of the law worldwide.