Maria E. Celis, Esq.

Maria E. Celis, Esq.

Neville Peterson LLP

  • Licensed for 18 Years
  • Business Law
Maria E. Celis is a partner in the New York office of Neville Peterson LLP and practices in the areas of international trade, Customs, export law, and other federal regulatory matters. She is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, United States Federal Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the United States Court of International Trade, the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the United States Supreme Court.

Ms. Celis has been asked to speak before the Mediterranean Anglo American Business Network (MAABN) in Aix-en-Provence and Marseille, France; the Midwest Global Trade Association (MGTA), in Minneapolis, MN; and the Xinji Chamber of Commerce in Hebei, China, on such issues as Exporting and Business Strategies During a Recession, INCOTERMS, Free Trade Agreements, Essential in Commercial Contracts, and Payment Terms in International Commercial Contracts.

She interned with the Delegation of the European Commission, the Federal Trade Commission, and worked for Honorable Donald C. Pogue at the United States Court of International Trade. Ms. Celis writes regularly for the American Association of Exporters and Importers (AAEI) for its weekly Customs and Trade case column. Ms. Celis represents domestic and foreign firms and corporations with regards to various Customs, trade, and regulatory issues, including classification, valuation, country of origin, marking, drawback, and intellectual property, as well as export regulation and international contracts.

Attorney Bar LicensesLicenses

Status Acquired State / Country Licensed For
Active Feb 2000 New York 18 Years 4 Months

Lawyer EducationEducation

Degree Graduated Major University
Bachelor's of Arts 1995 Political Science Columbia University
J.D. 1999 International Law & Legal Studies Cardozo School of Law

Lawyer AssociationsAssociations

Position Since Association
Member 2000 New York Bar Association
Member Court of International Trade Bar Association
Member Midwest Global Trade Association
Member Mediterranean Anglo American Business Network

New York, NY

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