Antonio Rivera is an associate in the firm’s International Trade practice group. Antonio works primarily with import compliance matters, including eligibility for free trade programs, country of origin for marking and government procurement purposes, and other issues relating to classification, valuation, drawback, and customs penalties. Antonio assists clients in the preparation for government customs audits, and with conducting preliminary compliance assessments of NAFTA, Buy America requirements, and other trade programs. Additionally, Antonio advises clients on the implications from NAFTA re-negotiations, and counsels clients on other international trade matters, including export compliance. His work on these various international trade matters involve global companies in the automotive, manufacturing, healthcare, and food and beverage industries.