Born in Arteaga, Michoacan, Mexico, on July 15,1969; admitted, 1996, Mexico.

Education: Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juarez Law School (J.D., with honors); Universidad Autonoma de Mexico (LL.M., Tax Law).

Member: National Association of Corporate Lawyers (ANADE); Ciudad Juarez Bar Association.

Languages: Spanish and English.

Practice Areas: Labor Law; Collective Bargaining; Employee Benefits; Criminal Litigation; Government; Administrative Law; Immigration Law.

e-mail: balrodriguez@counselors.com.mx