Ms. Adrienne Braumiller

WLA Regional Chapter Leader

With over 19 years of experience, Adrienne Braumiller is widely recognized as a leading authority in Customs, import, export, and ITAR compliance. She has presented as a distinguished lecturer for such groups as the American Association of Exporters and Importers, the International Compliance Professional’s Association, the American Petroleum Institute, the National Association of Foreign Trade Zones and Practising Law Institute.

In January of 2007 and again in December of 2008, Ms. Braumiller was appointed by Secretary of the Treasury, Henry Paulson, Jr., and Secretary of Homeland Security, Michael Chertoff to serve two consecutive two-year terms on the Departmental Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations of Customs and Border Protection (COAC). As the only attorney of a private law firm serving on COAC, Ms. Braumiller will serve as one of several members representing the interests of importers and their agents. During her term, Ms. Braumiller is expected to assist with many critical topics related to trade facilitation and security, including program initiatives as well as legislative mandates.

Ms. Braumiller founded the international law firm of Braumiller Schulz LLP. Actively involved in the trade community, Ms. Braumiller has held numerous leadership roles including serving as the President of the Organization of Women in International Trade at both the local and national levels. She has also held numerous leadership positions in various international and Customs law committees within local, state, and national bar associations.