Mr. Nelson is a partner and head of the Dorsey Asian offices and is co-Chair of the Asia-Pacific practice group. Engaged in the private practice of international law since 1975.
Practice includes negotiation of and advice concerning international commercial transactions, distribution and licensing agreements, joint venture agreements, and mergers and acquisitions in Europe and the Asia-Pacific Region; structuring of cross-border investments and multi-national businesses, including United States and foreign tax planning; international litigation and arbitration.Other Professional Background
Member, North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Board of Appeals, 1982-2003
Adjunct Professor, International Law, University of Minnesota Law Center, 1980-1985
Attorney-Adviser and Assistant Legal Adviser, Office of the Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State, 1969-1974