Rodolfo Rivera Rseume

Date: 2003-01-01

Rodolfo rivera


partner                                                                                                   Years Employed (1982-2000)

Anderson & Rivera                                                                               St. Louis, Missouri


International Adoptions, Criminal Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Domestic.



J.D. Degree                                                                                         Years attended (1977-1980)

St. Louis University School of Law                                                                        St. Louis, Missouri


Founder & President of the International Law Society, Member and Assistant Managing Editor of the St. Louis University Law Review; Member of the Comparative Law Society; Summer program at the Hague Academy of International Law;


B.A. Political Science & Spanish                                                                  Years Attended (1973-1977))

Ohio Northern University                                                                                                       Ada, Ohio


Dual degree in Spanish and Political Science; President & Founder- Young Democrats; President- Model UN Society; Captain-ONU Varsity Wrestling Team; Resident Assistant; Member Omicron Delta Kappa-Honorary Leadership Fraternity; Member-Theta Chi Fraternity; Getty Scholar; Who’s Who Among American College Students.



·         Fluent in English and Spanish

·         Extensive Litigation Experience


 Interests and Activities


·         Three The time National Judo Champion in Master’s Division


·         Former Member of the Governor’s Council on Hispanic Affairs


·         Member Hispanic Chamber of Commerce


·         Former Member: St. Elizabeth’s Adult Day Care Center


·         Member of American Bar Association


·         Member of Missouri Bar


·        International Member of the Brazilian Family Law Institute



  • Guest lecturer for the National Business Institute

  • Missouri Bar-Domestic and International Adoptions

  • Missouri Judicial College



·         July 2001:  Missouri Bar Continuing Legal Education Series:  Juvenile Law:  Chapter 10A  International Adoption.

·         October 1998   A Primer on International Adoptions, Missouri Lawyer’s Weekly

 ·         October 1990  The Hague Convention on Inter-Country Adoptions, Missouri Lawyer’s Weekly ·      


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