John M. Torres, Jr.
Attorney at Law (AZ, WA)
JD, MBA, BSBA, AS-T
Admitted to US Supreme and Fed Dt Cts
Attorney at Law
CEO and Managing Member (02/05 – Present)
Lead litigation attorney for complex cases, including in federal court.
General: probate, personal injury, M&A, real estate, contracts, entertainment, intellectual property.
Board Member and Associate
Board of Directors (04/09 – 12/11)
Strategic leadership for asset management, market footprint initiatives.
Interim CFO (09/06 – 02/07)
Enterprise-wide executive management of strategic plan for international firm.
Implemented company-wide financial controls and business processes resulting in collection of USD $2M in aged A/R in two months.
Restructured corporate finances lowering overall debt load and increasing liquidity.
Vice President and Associate Counsel (09/03 – 02/05)
Business and commercial law, contract drafting for a variety of transactions.
Intellectual property contracts, trademark, copyright and licensing.
Direct report to Gary Scott, President of Commercial Aircraft Division.
Developed C Series launch offer letter.
Senior Contracts Manager (03/00 – 09/03)
Full authority to negotiate complex agreements with hundreds of international clients.
Entrance and exit strategies, transaction structures, financial controls and risk mitigation.
Internal audit resulting in identifying of $60M unbilled services and recovery of over USD $15M in 60 days.
Corporate Tax Specialist (11/96 – 03/00)
International practice including the oversight of tax accounting consultants.
Implemented tax strategies, created and registered international business entities.
Synchronized accounting and tax functions saving over USD $1M annual cash flow.
Monitored inter-company sales negotiations for “arms-length” compliance.
Inventory Management (07/96 – 11/96)
Interiors inventory management control, integration of lean manufacturing and processes.
Machinist (02/89 – 09/93)
Tooling, 747 production line, avionics functional test, final assembly.
Over 500 hours of TQM, Leadership and Management training.
Principle Faculty, Graduate School of Business (01/02 – Present)
2015/16 Distinguished Faculty Award winner.
International trade law immersion classes to Chinese executives of MNE’s.
Graduate, undergraduate Law and Business Strategy courses.
Guest Professor (Spring 2013)
Presenter USQ Annual Law Conference.
Undergraduate Business Strategy and Managerial Communications classes.
Professorship Job Shadow (Fall 2009)
Doctoral teaching practicum under Professor Mark A. Chinen, International Trade Law.
Juris Doctor (1996)
Honors: Contracts, US-Canadian Tax, Property, Equal Protection, Analytic Paper.
Internships with the Federal Trade Commission and the Internal Revenue Service.
Judicial Clerkship, Honorable Michael S. Hurtado, Judge, Seattle Municipal Court.
MBA - Financial Management (1998), Dean’s list.
BS - Business Administration (1993), Dean’s list.
Attorney at Law
Auburn Law Offices
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