Mr. Squires is co-founder of the Law Offices of SquiresBenson, P.L., and an International Business and Oil & Gas Lawyer; International and Domestic Litigator; International Oil & Gas, Energy, Construction, and Complex Business Arbitrator on the neutral's roster of the International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR), and the American Arbitration Association (AAA). He's a Fellow of the College of Commercial Arbitrators — CCA. He was named Super Lawyer in 2014 and Rising Star in 2012. Squires is a 2012 Florida member of the International Association of Lawyers (Union Internationale des Advocats — UIA). The South Florida Business Journal named SquiresBenson, P.L., amongst the Top 25 Alternative Dispute Resolution Firms in 2012, 2013 and 2014.
The former President of Conoco Mexico, Ltd., Squires' career began in 1980 as an Offshore Drilling Engineer in New Orleans, Louisiana with Exxon Corporation. He has extensive successful global experience in International Energy, Oil & Gas, Power Generation, and Renewable Energy. This background includes leading teams in new ventures, acquisitions, and dispositions, engineering and operations management positions in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. His worldwide technology experience includes serving as Director of Content Management for Universal Music Latin America.
His practice emphasizes the following areas:
Mr. Squires is a frequent guest on Spanish Language Television and Radio to speak about Oil & Gas, International Business and Law, and topics of Economic and Political importance.
Born and raised in the Republic of Panama, Mr. Squires came to the United States to attend under-graduate school in 1976 after completing a Bachiller en Ciencias y Letras in 1975 from Colegio San Agustín, Panamá, República de Panamá.