Our expert on International Law is Mark Oettinger. He is the founder and chair of the Vermont Bar Association's International Law & Practice Committee. He teaches International Law at Vermont Law School, and has authored many related publications. The areas of international law that Montroll, Backus & Oettinger, P.C. serves include:
- International Business Transactions
- International contracts
- Agents & Distributors
- Import & Export
- Foreign Investment (inbound and outbound)
- International Family Law
- Criminal Extradition
Mark grew up in the United States, West Africa, Europe and South America. Between 1991 and 2011, he led apro bono Russian Rule of Law Project. More recently, he was in China and India, advancing education and human rights-related initiatives. Since 1999, Mark has taught private and public international law as an Adjunct Professor at Vermont Law School. He is the Export Legal Assistance Network (ELAN) representative for Vermont, providing free initial consultations on legal matters arising out of transnational business transactions. If you have needs in the international sphere, we can either assist you directly, or we can connect you with the right resources. Please see our Publications page for additional resources.
Attorney Experienced in International Law
Mark practices as an attorney and teaches law at Vermont colleges. Mark is experienced in Administrative, Business, Civil & Commercial Litigation, Criminal Defense, Education, Family, Government, International, Non-Profit, Probate & Trust Administration, Professional Licensing and Wills & Trusts.