Offering years of experience in customs and international trade law and a deep understanding of global supply chains

The Suarez Firm helps clients take the risk out of international commerce. After a dramatic shift in U.S. trade policy, importers have felt the pain of extra tariffs and uncertainty in their international business. The Suarez Firm helps clients understand what to expect next and to adjust their business transactions to minimize costs and mitigate the risk of penalties or other enforcement actions by customs authorities.

Evelyn Suarez Appointed to Advisory Council of GW Center for International Business Education and Research

Evelyn Suarez has been appointed to the Advisory Council of George Washington University’s Center for International Business Education and Research (GW-CIBER). Established in 2006, GW-CIBER promotes international business knowledge through workshops and conferences, scholarly research, business language training, and mentorship programs. The national CIBER program links…

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Commentary: WTO’s Bright Spot

Pending trade facilitation agreement gives trade community cause for optimismOriginally appeared on the Adam Smith Project on February 3, 2017. Reposted with permission.The World Trade Organization’s Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) is only two ratifications away from entry into force.

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Customs & Corruption: Getting to Market Efficiently & Reliably

Evelyn Suarez, Esq., a recognized U.S. customs lawyer, moderated a panel on Friday, October 21, 2016 for GetGlobal. The topic was how international traders and transportation companies are often confronted with complex and confusing customs and other government agency requirements for entry into market. This panel of customs attorneys and…

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A Global Trade Agenda for the 45th President

Evelyn Suarez will moderate a panel discussion at George Washington University on Tuesday, November 1st to discuss the global trade agenda for the incoming president. From the event description:Just days before the presidential election, please join us for a discussion on the role of trade in global economic…

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WIIT Article – Customs: A Hot Topic Once Again

This is an excerpt from an email that first appeared in the WIIT Communiqué. For the full text, visit the WIIT email archive. We decided to devote this Communiqué issue to customs matters – given recent legislative, regulatory and enforcement activity in the area. We also wanted to…

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