Belén is an Associate at Von Wobeser y Sierra. She is a key member of the Administrative Proceedings, International Trade & Customs and Tax Advice and Litigation areas of the firm. She offers legal counsel to leading multinational companies that are expanding operations in Mexico or abroad. She is an expert in regards to: bilateral consulting and implementation of Free Trade Agreements, the development of import and export strategies to minimize duties and taxes with the objective of maximizing client´s resources, advising regarding a proper customs tariff classification of goods, verification of origin (performed by foreign and domestics authorities), Authorized Economic Operator (AEO), the application of Mexican regulations, non-tariff restrictions and standardization (regarding technical barriers to the customs transactions).
Education & Experience
Law Degree (J.D. equivalent), Universidad Del Valle de México, State of Mexico.
Diploma in Foreign Trade, Mexican Institute of International Trade Executives, Mexico City.
Seminar on What’s New in Customs for 2015, Thomson Reuters México, Mexico City.
Course on Electronic Instruments in Tax Law, Centro de Estudios Superiores en Materia de Derecho Fiscal y Administrativo del Tribunal Federal de Justicia Fiscal y Administrativo, Mexico City.
Seminar on Theory and Practice in Legal Argument, Centro de Estudios Superiores en Materia de Derecho Fiscal y Administrativo del Tribunal Federal de Justicia Fiscal y Administrativo, Mexico City.
Spanish and English.