Aaron Schildhaus | recoGNITIONs


2010 – US Chair of “Lawyers Without Rights”, international exposition of the German Federal Bar on Jewish lawyers in Nazi Germany.

2010 – Special Award by the Israel Bar in Recognition of International Achievements.

2009 – Chair, ABA Section of International Law (24000+ members).

2009 – Inaugurated as Nigerian Chief, Oloye Baamofin Gbogbogbo of Owoland (International Law Chieftain).

2009 – Special Award for his Contribution to US – India Relations by the Society of Indian Law Firms.

2008 – Made Honorary Life Member, Association Internationale des Jeunes Avocats (AIJA).

2006 – Received ABA Mayre Rasmussen Award in recognition of his achievements in “Advancing Opportunities for Women in International Law”.



International and US – American Bar Association; ABA International

Since 2010 – Senior Advisor, International Anti–Corruption Committee.

Since 2010 – Chair, ABA-Israel Bar Association Annual Conference – Israel.

Since 2009 – Lifetime Member of Council of ABA International.

Since 2009 – Inducted as Lifetime Nigerian Chief — Oloye Baamofin Gbogbogbo of Owoland.

2008-2009 – Chair, ABA International (23,000+ members).

2009-2010 – Chair, Nominating Committee, ABA International.

Since 2009 – Senior Advisor, India Committee.

Since 2009 – ABA Delegate to United Nations in Geneva and Vienna.

Since 2009 – Liaison to the Israel Bar.

2009 – Liaison to the Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA).

Since 2005 – Liaison to the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE).

Since 2008 – Member of Board of Governors, ABA Rule of Law Initiative (ROLI).

2006 – 2007 – Member of the Board of ABA Africa.

2009 – Co-head (with ABA President), ABA Delegation to the United Nations.

2009 – Head of International Legal Exchange (ILEX) Delegation to India.

2009 – Head of Delegation to Brazil and Peru.

2006-2008 – Representative to meetings of Bar of the International Criminal Court.

Since 2004 – Delegate to German Bar Association Annual Meetings.

Since 2006 – Delegate to Israel Bar Association Annual Meetings, Eilat.

Since 2004 – Delegate to AIJA Annual Congress –Naples Geneva Toronto Paris Budapest.

2008 – Head of ILEX Delegation to the Hague, the world’s courthouse.

2008 – ILEX Delegation to Tokyo, Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong.

2008 – International Bar Leaders Delegation to Russia, Ukraine and Georgia.

2007 – Chair, ABA Delegation to the EU Institutions, Brussels.

2007 – International Bar Leaders Delegation to Germany and Italy.

2006 – International Bar Leaders Delegation to Argentina, Brazil and Chile.

2005 – ILEX International Dispute Resolution Briefing Trips: London and Paris.

2003, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09 – ABA Delegation to the United Nations.

2003, 2005 –Member of Delegation to International Courts and Institutions at the Hague.

2007 – Chair-elect, ABA International.

2006 – Vice Chair, ABA International.

2005 – Finance Officer, ABA International.

2004 – Secretary/Liaison Officer, ABA International.

2003 – Division Chair, Regional and Comparative Law Division, ABA International – including Africa Committee, Asia-Pacific Committee, China Committee, Europe Committee, Russia-Eurasia Committee, Latin-American/Caribbean Committee, Middle East Committee, Canada Committee, Mexico Committee, Islamic Law Forum, Transnational Legal Practice Committee, Cross-Cultural Law Committee.

Chair, 2003 Spring Meeting, Washington, DC.


Prior to 2003

Chair, International Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO’s) and Non-Profit Organizations (2001-2004).

Chair, International Aviation and Aerospace Law Committee (1997-2000).

Chair, Law Student and New Lawyer Outreach Committee (1997-2001).

Chair, International Service Industries Committee (1987-1992).

Chair, International Venture Capital Subcommittee of International Finance Committee (1987- 1992).

Deputy Chief of ABA Delegation to the World Summit on Sustainable Development – Johannesburg (2002).

Desde 2001 – International money Laundering Task Force.

Desde 1995 – International Anti-Corruption Task Force.

Desde 2000 – ABA Dispute Resolution Section.

Desde 1986 – Business Law Section.

Since 2006 – General Practice Division; former vice chair, 5 yrs., Int’l Committee.

Air and Space Law Forum.

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA).

2010-2011 – Member of the Conseil du President.

1993-1999 – ABA Delegate to UIA.

1990-94 – UIA – US Vice President.

1990’s – UIA – Member of the Contracts Commission; Advisor to the President on International Corruption; Frequent speaker; US Chapter Vice President and member of the Governing Board (1993-1999).

Washington Foreign Law Society.

Since 1987 – Member.

1988-89 – Board of Governors.

1987-1990 – Newsletter Editor.

American Society of International Law – member since 1986.

Inter-American Bar Association. 2010-2011 – Special Advisor to the President.

Beatriz Martorello
Beatriz Martorello Attorney-at-law in the State of Illinois (US), Argentina and Peru.
Certified Mediator, Argentina and US.
Arbitrator at the American Arbitration Association.
President of the Inter-American Bar Association, 2010-2011.
Beatriz has vast and impeccable legal experience working for local and foreign clients particularly in the fields of corporate and international law, international transactions and family law.
Beatriz has substantial experience in the handling and management of disputes through collaboration (mediation, negotiation) and confrontation (arbitration, legal proceedings).



Practice Areas

International Law

Businesses and Corporate Law.

Corporate Law

Advice to companies and non-governmental organizations.

Conflict Resolution

Mediation, Negotiation, Arbitration, Collaborative Practice.