1987 - 1993
Associate Attorney King & Spalding; Vincent, Chorey, Taylor & FeilI advised business clients on a variety of legal matters, including business formations, mergers and acquisitions, federal and state securities law compliance, and anti-takeover techniques. On behalf o clients, I negotiated, drafted, and reviewed contracts related to every aspect of their operations and spearheaded deals related to business acquisitions and private equity financing.
1993 - 2003
Tenured Professor University of Missouri School of LawI taught courses in a variety of areas including individual taxation, corporate taxation, partnership taxation, tax research, business planning, employment discrimination, and family law.
2011 - 2019
Assistant Dean University of Missouri School of LawAmong other things, my duties included providing individualized advice and guidance to students from diverse backgrounds about employment options, job search strategies, and professional development and developing programming for professional and career success.
2019 - 2020
English Language Teacher The British SchoolI developed lesson plans and taught English language courses to a diverse range of students, including accountants, adult learners, and middle and high school students. I tutored professionals seeking to improve their English-speaking skills for work and career advancement. I taught in a classroom setting, in small groups, and one-on-one.
2003 - 2011
Partner Krigel & KrigelI represented clients in a variety of corporate and personal matters; worked as a mediator to resolve disputes without going to court; and performed all functions necessary to run a busy law practice, including administrative, marketing, finance, and computer technology tasks.