International Trade Consultant, International Trade and Development
Hi, I'm Benjamin Jabbour. Welcome to my profile!
Benjamin Jabbour's Bio:
Benjamin Jabbour is currently an international trade consultant. He is focused mostly on the regions of Latin America in the Middle East. Benjamin also has a strong background in dealing with legal and trade compliance matters.
Benjamin Jabbour's Experience:
International Sales at Mueller Industries, Inc.May 2015 - January 2016 | Memphis, TN
n addition to working with major clients in the Middle East (Saudi Arabia and GCC), my primary focus is to grow and develop the client base of Mueller Industries in the regions of Latin America, the Caribbean, and the Iberian Peninsula. I have also advised my organization on issues regarding global trade and compliance such as the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the United States-Colombia Free Trade Promotion Agreement (CTPA).
Student Attorney at City Of MemphisJanuary 2009 - January 2012 | Memphis, TN
Conducted extensive legal research in civil litigation matters, namely government tort liability and civil rights actions. Drafted motions and discovery documents. Attended and assisted in mediations and depositions. Assisted in advising Memphis City Council members regarding legal matters and drafting new Memphis City ordinances relating to alcohol and traffic infractions
Research Assistant at U.S. Department of CommerceJune 2007 - August 2007 | Memphis,TN
Worked closely with business and community leaders to facilitate the export of goods produced by companies located in the Mid-South. Helped to resolve trade disputes for local business with partners overseas which involved but was not limited to the nonperformance of contracts and the imposition of overly burdensome trade restrictions by foreign governments.Gathered data concerning the Department of Commerce's annual budget.Researched potential markets to compile reports for businesses in the Memphis area wishing to export products.
Benjamin Jabbour's Education:
Vanderbilt University2004 – 2008B.A.Concentration: Political Science, Spanish and Economics
University of Memphis, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law2009 – 2012J.D.Concentration: International Trade, Business and Corporate LawActivities: Federalist Society
Benjamin Jabbour's Interests & Activities:
Running, Hiking, Adventure Travel, Tennis, Reading, Emerging Markets, Economics and Politics