Paul FudaczSenior Associate

Maumee, OhioPaul@BraumillerLaw.com

Paul Fudacz is a Senior Associate of Braumiller Law Group with nearly 20 years of experience in international trade law. He specializes in customs and import regulatory issues, export controls and licensing, legal audits, supply chain security initiatives and establishing and managing comprehensive regulatory compliance programs.

Career Highlights

Prior to working with Braumiller Law Group, Paul held the position of Senior Counsel, International Trade for a global Fortune 500 vehicular components manufacturer. In that capacity, he was accountable for all aspects of import and export trade compliance. His recent practice has involved assisting clients in the aviation, polymer and chemical, material handling, electronics, oil and gas, solar cell, toy and recreational equipment and vehicular components industries.

Paul has special expertise in the areas of HTS classification, valuation, customs seizures, bilateral and multilateral trade agreements, ADD/CVD, ACS Reconciliation, C-TPAT, Customs and FTC marking and ISA certification requirements. He also has considerable experience with EAR, ITAR, OFAC, and anti-boycott compliance. Beyond this area of practice, he assists clients in obtaining foreign trademark registrations and negotiating and drafting agreements related to the procurement of brokerage and freight-forwarding services, as well as over-the-road, rail, and ocean-going transportation services.

Leadership

Paul Served on the Automotive Industry Action Group’s Customs/Supply Chain Security Initiative and NAFTA OEM Content Reporting Task Force.

He also serves on the Steering Committee of The University of Toledo’s Global Target Business development Program, and also serves as a mentor and presenter in the program. He is also a mentor in the Ohio Supreme Court’s Lawyer to Lawyer Mentoring Program.

Paul has been a guest speaker for the Ohio Department of Development’s Northwest Ohio International Trade Assistance Center and delivered the keynote speech at the University of Toledo School of Law’s CLE accredited program, “Negotiating an International Sale”.

Credentials

Paul is a degreed engineer and inventor, as well as an attorney. He received his bachelor’s degree in engineering from the University of Illinois at Chicago and his J.D. from the John Marshall Law School (Chicago, Illinois). He is a member of the bar in Ohio and Illinois, and is also a Registered Patent Attorney.