Douglas Silin is a U.S. qualified lawyer. He is currently a member of the legal department of a US listed company, where he focuses on commercial and regulatory issues primarily in Indonesia, Indochina, and the Philippines. He previously worked in-house at a Hong Kong-listed company, a technology company in India, and a US listed online retailer in the United States. Before law school, Douglas worked in several industries in New York, including journalism, consumer reviews, and marketing. Through his travels both professionally and personally he has witnessed the need to assure rights for those who may not have familiarity with the processes available to them.