THOMAS J. SKOLA has been providing international business
and legal advisory services since 1970. He has historically
focused his activities on international business and banking
transactions, especially Brazil and other Latin American countries.
In particular, he worked extensively on Eurodollar and syndicated
loan agreements in Brazil during 1977-1981 and has participated
in many business ventures involving Europe, Central America
and the Caribbean. He also has considerable experience in all
aspects of transnational law, including licensing, taxation,
franchising, gaming and entertainment projects, intellectual
property rights and cross-border litigation. Mr. Skola was among
the first group of attorneys to be Board Certified in International
Law by the Florida Bar in 1999.