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Felipe  Berer
Felipe  Berer
Of Counsel *
One Southeast Third Avenue
25th Floor
Miami, FL 33131
 
Tel:
305.982.5571
Fax:
305.374.5095
 
 

Felipe Berer concentrates his practice on legal, trade and regulatory matters pertaining to inbound Brazilian investment in the United States, outbound U.S. investment into Brazil, international trade law and policy in the United States and Brazil, international contracts, trade and anti-corruption compliance, and government affairs in Brazil.

Felipe has considerable experience assisting Brazilian companies navigate the U.S. legal system. He also specializes in assisting clients on a wide variety of Brazilian law matters, especially in connection with investments and transactions in Brazil, and regularly counsels U.S. companies and investors seeking to enter the Brazilian market.

In his international trade practice, Felipe has extensive experience representing clients in antidumping and other trade remedy investigations in Brazil and the United States. His practice also involves advisory work on international trade matters, including cross-border trade policies and regulations, trade and anti-corruption compliance, World Trade Organization (WTO) rules and dispute settlement proceedings, customs issues, preferential trade agreements, and trade policy developments in Brazil and the United States.

Felipe currently serves as the President of the Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida, the largest bi-national chamber of commerce in the Southern United States, serving as a leading forum for business information and dialogue and dedicated to strengthening the economic and commercial ties between the United States and Brazil, and is an Alumnus Fellow of Georgetown University's Institute of International Economic Law, chaired by Professor John H. Jackson.
 
Awards & Recognition
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Chambers Global 2013-2014, Ranked for International Trade in the U.S. and Brazil
 
Published Works & Lectures
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American Leaders, Enhancing Anti-Corruption Compliance for Life Sciences, Speaker, "Understanding Brazil’s Clean Company Act (BCCA)," Washington, D.C., September 2014
 
Professional Memberships & Activities
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Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida, Board of Directors, President
 
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American Bar Association, International Law Section, Member
 
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District of Columbia Bar, International Law Section, Member
 
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Georgetown University's Institute of International Economic Law, Alumnus Fellow
 
Other Languages
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Portuguese
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Spanish
 

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Felipe  Berer

Practice
Corporate
Education
LL.M., Georgetown University Law Center, 2005; with distinction, Dean's List
LL.B., Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, 2002
Bar Admissions
Virginia
District of Columbia (as Special Legal Consultant)
Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, Brazil
* Certified in Florida as a Foreign Legal Consultant. Not Admitted to Practice Law in Florida.
 
 
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