Todd R. Vollmers | 富韬

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美国手机: +1-952-913-8179
中国手机: +86-188-020-98920

Attorney Todd R. Vollmers is licensed to practice law in Minnesota, North Dakota, the District of Columbia, and Florida. Todd has extensive international and business experience having worked in the private sector and in government, and previously served as General Counsel for a private equity firm with offices in Minneapolis and Shanghai. Prior to that Todd served as a Senior Administrative Officer at the Minnesota Department of Commerce, handling priority issues for the Commerce Commissioner in the areas of healthcare reform and regulatory oversight of the insurance and real estate industries. Todd also worked as an attorney in the Office of General Counsel at the U.S. Department of Commerce in Washington, D.C., where he managed legal issues related to U.S. government advocacy on behalf of U.S. companies with matters before foreign governments, and foreign trade obligations arising under the World Trade Organization (WTO) agreements and the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

Todd previously lived in China and holds a Certificate in Chinese Business Law from Fudan University Law School, Shanghai, a Master of International Policy and Practice focusing on International Trade and Economics from The George Washington University, Washington, D.C., a Juris Doctor from the University of Minnesota Law School, and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Minnesota. In addition, Todd served in the U.S. Army as a Spanish translator and attended the Defense Language Institute for Spanish. He currently lives in the Minneapolis area with his wife Joanie and three sons.

Minnesota Attorney Todd R. Vollmers

Primary Practice Areas

  • International Business
  • Venture Capital & Company Funding
  • Complex Business Deals


  • Fudan University Law School, Shanghai, Certificate in Chinese Business Law and Chinese Language
  • The George Washington University, Washington, D.C., Master of International Policy & Practice, International Law and Economics
  • University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Juris Doctor, Focus on International Law
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Bachelor of Arts, Political Science
  • Defense Language Institute, Presidio of San Francisco, Spanish

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • North Dakota
  • District of Columbia
  • Florida

Past Experience

  • Minnesota and China-based Private Equity Firm, General Counsel
  • Minnesota Department of Commerce, Senior Administrative Officer
  • US Department of Commerce, Office of General Counsel, Attorney-Advisor (International)

Professional Associations

  • US-China Business Connections
  • American Society of International Law
  • Chinese Business Connections
  • China Inhouse Counsel
  • ACC Asia-Pacific Region Corporate Counsel Network
  • APAC Business Network
  • Warren E. Burger Inn of Court
  • Board of Directors of the Midwest Global Trade Association

Volunteer Work

  • Member, Board of Trustees & Advancement Committee-Academy of Holy Angels
  • Member, Board of Directors-Center of the American Experiment


  • Mandarin Chinese (官话 / 官話)
  • Spanish (Español)


  • Golf
  • Downhill Skiing
  • Spending time with his wife & three sons

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