Mr. Stephen C. Schott is the expert for international infrastructure and development projects at Schott Johnson. He is an attorney with a storied career and a deep understanding of international development issues, with a special focus on Africa. As a former World Bank regional Division Chief and Adviser on aid coordination and co-financing, Stephen has been in private international practice since 1987. His long experience working on project financing in Africa is complemented by a private sector specialization in privatization. (more)

Thomas J. Whalen Mr. Whalen handles international legal issues for clients, particularly in the field of aviation law: providing corporate and regulatory advice to foreign airlines; handling international arbitration disputes; documenting and advising on the sale, financing and leasing of aircraft and engines; handling the defense of foreign governments under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act; and providing export controls and export sanctions advice. (more)