Vicky Wu advises clients about issues related to international trade compliance. Her practice primarily focuses on U.S. import laws and regulations administered and enforced by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP).
Vicky’s experience includes work on multiple complex CBP matters, including prior disclosures, focused assessments, seizure notices, and penalty notices, involving free trade agreements, tariff classification, and valuation. Vicky has extensive experience in developing and implementing comprehensive import compliance programs for multinational companies. Vicky also works on investigations and advises clients on matters involving compliance with export controls and economic sanctions.
Prior to working with Braumiller Law Group, Vicky held the position of Associate Attorney at a law firm in Houston that also focuses on import regulatory issues, export controls, and international trade compliance.
Vicky is a member of the American Bar Association’s Customs Law Committee, and she has served as an editor for the Committee’s 2014 and 2015 Year in Review publications. Vicky is also member of the International Compliance Professionals Association and the Organization of Women in International Trade.
Ms. Wu has held numerous training courses for compliance professionals on topics, such as free trade agreements, export licenses, and classification under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule.
Vicky earned her LL.M in International Law from the University of Houston Law Center and attended law school at St. Mary’s University School of Law, where she served on the editorial board for the St. Mary’s Minority Law Review. She received her B.A. in Political Science and Chinese studies from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas. She speaks Mandarin Chinese, and she is licensed to practice law in the state of Texas.