Carlos Véjar is a partner in Holland & Knight's Mexico City office, where he counsels companies on international trade strategies, investments, government procurement, regulatory compliance, unfair trade practices, intellectual property, customs procedures, and commercial, private and international trade arbitration matters.
Mr Véjar previously served for more than six years at the Ministry of Economy of Mexico (SE) as general counsel for international trade. At the SE, he was responsible for coordinating Mexico's participation in trade and investment disputes and providing advice on international trade negotiations and foreign trade matters under WTO regulations, NAFTA, TPP and other free trade and bilateral investment agreements. Mr Véjar also served as an economic counsellor in the Permanent Mission of Mexico to the United Nations before the WTO in Geneva from 2004 to 2009. In addition, he has nearly 20 years of experience working with the Mexican government on trade and foreign investment matters.
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