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BBB - Timothy W. Ulrich, General Counsel, Transworld Oil Group - "Practicing Law in the Oil & Gas Field"

Event Date and Time: 
Monday, April 8, 2013 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm

TOPIC:  Practicing Law in the Oil & Gas Field - Find out what the job market is like in this field.

Mr. Ulrich serves as General Counsel for the Transworld Oil Group of Companies based in Hamilton, Bermuda.  He has been a practicing international lawyer for more than 38 years and has experience in analyzing, structuring, documenting, managing, negotiating, and closing large and/or complex domestic and international transactions.   His international experience is focused on general corporate; transnational investments (with emphasis in the energy industry); finance; banking; project development; joint ventures; corporate governance and control; and litigation management.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:  TRANSWORLD GROUP OF COMPANIES, Houston, Texas and Hamilton, Bermuda; Vice President and General Counsel - October 1990 to present; Directs all legal affairs of entrepreneurial multinational companies.  Primary activities are in the field of oil and gas, including significant energy and infrastructure projects in Russia, Kazakhstan, Oman, India, Australia, Pakistan, South Africa, Nigeria, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, Indonesia and New Zealand.

 MONTGOMERY McCRACKEN WALKER & RHOADS, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Partner, May 1989 - October 1990

 ATLANTIC REFINING & MARKETING CORP  (affiliate of Transworld Group), General Counsel and member of Executive Committee, March 1987 - April 1989; Managed all legal affairs for a large regional refining and marketing company. Primary activities were in fields of corporate governance, acquisitions, environmental, real estate, finance, employment law and government regulation.

 PRIOR PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT - Corporate Counsel and Secretary, August 1981 ‑ March 1987 for Ultramar Plc. a publicly owned, integrated international energy company.  Partner and Associate, June 1974-August 1981 with New York law firm.

 PERSONAL:   Brooklyn Law School ‑ Juris Doctor, June 1974;  Law Review Member, 1973‑1974;  Brooklyn College ‑ Bachelor of Arts, June 1970

 BAR ADMISSIONS:  U.S. Supreme Court (2003); New York (1975); New Jersey (1978); Pennsylvania (1987)

College of Law Room Number: 146