International Alumni Spotlight

UHLC alumna talks space law in ABA Journal

Maria-Vittoria "Giugi" Carminati '08 examines the spaceflight industry more …

Ann Robertson J.D. '77, LL.M. '05

Oral advocacy has played a large role in Ann Robertson's legal career since her days at the University of Houston Law Center.  more...

Ann Robertson

Rebecca Bresnik '08

Drawing on more than ten years of experience in international law, Rebecca Bresnik '08 is using her University of Houston Law Center LL.M. to explore the new frontier of space law. more...

Branko Milosevic ‘06

How does a Serbian from Belgrade become corporate counsel to a Houston-based casino and entertainment company listed on the New York Stock Exchange? For Branko Milosevic the road went through the University of Houston Law Center. more...

Branko Milosevic

Manuel Monteagudo '91

Manuel Monteagudo (LLM 1991) is the author of a recently released treatise on the importance in democratic societies of maintaining stable monetary policies through central bank authority. The book, La Independencia del Banco Central (Central Bank Independence), which was published in 2010 by the Central Bank of Peru, Pacific University and the Peruvian Studies Institute, grew out of Manuel’s dissertation at the University of Paris, Pantheón – Sorbonne, where he received his doctorate in 2004.  more...

Manuel Monteagudo

Ignacio Pinto-Leon

Ignacio Pinto-Leon is a dual U.S.–Mexico licensed attorney. He is the director of JurisMex Corp., a consulting firm based in Houston, TX that provides legal advice in Mexican law; Mr. Pinto–Leon has worked extensively as a litigator in Mexico in matters such as criminal defenses, extradition proceedings and Amparo trials, and served as adjunct professor at the School of Law of the Universidad Panamericana in Guadalajara, Mexico; also as attorney licensed to practice in Mexico, he has worked in the United States for several years as expert in Mexican law in forum non conveniens and similar cases, and as Mexican counsel in mercantile, civil, family, labor, immigration and tax law matters. more...

Ignacio Pinto-Leon