LEONARD L. ROSENBERG is senior counsel to the firm of Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A. He is well-known for advising importers on how to structure their transactions to minimize duty consequences and penalty liability. He has lectured throughout Canada, Latin America, the Caribbean and the United States on customs matters.
Before joining the Firm in 1980, Mr. Rosenberg served as a senior attorney for the U.S. Customs Service (now CBP). During his tenure at Customs headquarters, he was responsible for preparing rulings and interpreting the valuation and penalty laws enforced by Customs.
Mr. Rosenberg holds a J.D. (with honors) from the National Law Center at The George Washington University and a B.A. from Queens College. He is a member of the bar in Florida and Maryland. He has served as chairman of the Florida Bar’s International Law Section, editor of the Florida Bar’s International Law Quarterly, and president of the Customs Lawyers Association. He is a past recipient of the Secretary of the Treasury Award for Outstanding Service.