Areas of Practice

  • Expert in International Law
  • White Collar Criminal Defense
  • Civil Forfeitures
  • Customs Seizures
  • FDA Detentions and Investigations/Food Safety
  • Trade Based Money Laundering Defense
  • Cargo Loss Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
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Robert J. Becerra is a Florida Bar Board Certified Specialist in International Law, one of less than 50 lawyers in Florida with such a certification. He concentrates his practice in the areas of litigation and arbitration, white collar criminal defense, grand jury investigations, corporate compliance and internal investigations, and administrative and judicial proceedings related to international trade matters.

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Fla. Court Sends Cigar Importer, Licensee To Arbitration

By Carolina Bolado- Law360 Newswire A Florida appeals court sent a cigar retailer and a tobacco importer to arbitration Wednesday after ruling that an arbitrator, not the court, should determine whether the retailer waived its right to arbitrate by withholding payments under a licensing agreement. Florida’s Third District Court of Appeal…

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From export controls and customs compliance to international trade litigation and government relations. Becerra Law takes the time to understand the unique challenges faced by each client and creates customized solutions to help them achieve their business objectives.

Becerra is a Board Certified International Law expert who  works hard to secure his clients’ rights and defend their interests. When those rights and interests are threatened, he aggressively represents them before government agencies, the courts, and international customs bodies.

Litigation can be an important component of a business’s overall trade strategy—whether used as a preemptive measure to prevent immediate injury or as a last resort when all other options of dispute resolution have failed. We provide a wide range of litigation services, from customs litigation to lawsuits against other private parties in the supply chain: exporters, importers and logistics providers.