JOSHUA L. RODMAN is a Senior Associate with Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A., resident in the Miami office, and a member of its Customs, Import and Export Controls and Sanctions Practices. Mr. Rodman advises and counsels businesses on the wide range of issues that arise when goods or ideas are imported into or exported out of the United States.
Because he started his career working for one of the world’s largest companies, Mr. Rodman understands what it’s like to be a client and prides himself on delivering creative and efficient advice to decision makers. This experience, coupled with an MBA in finance, particularly positions Mr. Rodman to be an integral and trusted advisor to businesses engaged in international trade.
Mr. Rodman’s Customs and Import practice focuses on tariff classification; first sale and duty mitigation; cargo detentions and seizures; country of origin determinations; Buy American Act (BAA) and "Buy America" compliance; Trade Agreements Act (TAA) compliance; and "Made in USA" claims under Federal Trade Commission (FTC) rules.
Mr. Rodman’s Export Controls and Sanctions practice focuses on ITAR and EAR classification and compliance; export licensing; export control program reviews, audits and voluntary self-disclosures; export control training for employees; OFAC regulations and sanctions and embargo compliance; Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) compliance; and the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).
Mr. Rodman also has experience assisting companies and other law firms with purchase agreements, regulatory due diligence and the filing of administrative notifications related to mergers, acquisitions or other corporate transactions involving trade-related issues.
Prior to joining ST&R, Mr. Rodman was an associate for an international law firm providing advice and counsel on international trade and government contracts matters. Mr. Rodman also previously worked for one of the world's largest aerospace and defense contractors.
Mr. Rodman holds a joint J.D. / MBA from the University of Maryland and a B.A. from Princeton University.