Berliner Corcoran & Rowe LLP is a boutique law firm focused on international law, export controls and sanctions, litigation, government contract, and corporate and intellectual property law. With offices in Washington, D.C. and San Francisco, we serve an international, national, and local clientele including foreign governments, major corporations, small and emerging businesses, and individuals. We are known for our commitment to high-quality work, creativity, and cost-effective service.
John Ordway is a partner at Berliner, Corcoran & Rowe, L.L.P., a boutique law firm focused on international law, export controls and sanctions, litigation, government contracts, and corporate and intellectual property law. Mr. Ordway has practiced for over thirty years, primarily in the areas of U.S. export controls and government procurement. As part of his export control practice, Mr. Ordway is recognized for his expertise in the application of U.S. export controls to various segments of the commercial space industry including satellite manufacturers, spacecraft insurers, and spacecraft component manufacturers.
Michael Mendelson is a partner with Wissing Miller, LLP, a boutique technology and intellectual property law firm where he manages the corporate and commercial practice. He also serves as external general counsel for technology and international trade start-up clients. Michael has twenty years’ experience providing business and legal advice on a global basis to aerospace, defense, IT, telecom, high technology, and other regulated industries. He has guided a variety of clients through negotiating complex commercial transactions, developing first-class regulatory compliance programs, and establishing corporate governance best practices.
Michael has held several executive and senior legal positions for multinational companies. Michael previously practiced law in the Washington, DC Office of Jones Day, a leading global law firm. He has been published in United States and international law journals, interviewed on National Public Radio for his expertise, and held speaking engagements at many international legal and business conferences.