Les is an expert in aerospace, aviation, technology and national security matters. His expertise was gained as Vice President and Deputy General Counsel for Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company and as a Colonel United States Air Force Space Command Judge Advocate lawyer. Les has effectively arbitrated and mediated matters through an understanding of state of the art technology, finance, intellectual property and commercial and government business practices coupled with a studied application of the law. He has the ability to simplify complex issues and communicate effectively across business, technical and legal disciplines. Les has the demonstrated integrity, judgment, and experience to arbitrate or advise on a dispute in a prompt, effective and economical manner.