Anthony C. Robinson

Of Counsel, Head of Latin America and Caribbean Practice
arobinson@yklaw.us
(212) 837-2600
Location: Miami, FL

Mr. Robinson has an extensive network of strategic partnerships throughout Latin America. Formerly with Greenberg Traurig LLP in the Federal Regulatory & Administrative Law Practice Group, Mr. Robinson advises manufacturers and distributors of dietary supplements, natural health products, products containing CBD oils, conventional foods, and beverages regarding regulatory, corporate, and intellectual property matters. With a focus on international trade, Mr. Robinson advises clients on the regulatory requirements and strategic corporate considerations that affect the importation, exportation, and distribution of consumer-packaged goods, including advice regarding the laws and regulations that govern advertising materials and related efforts to generate sales in Latin America and the USA. He has wide-ranging experience supporting companies doing business in Central and South America, especially U.S. and European manufacturers seeking to execute regional sales and distribution strategies in Latin America through the Republic of Panama. A JD/MBA/MPP from the University of Virginia and Harvard University, Mr. Robinson is a dual citizen of the Republic of Panama and the USA, and he speaks Spanish with native fluency and Portuguese with professional fluency.

Education

  • M.B.A., University of Virginia, Darden Graduate School of Business Administration, 2002
  • J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 1994
  • M.P.P., Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government, 1993
  • B.S., Economics and Policy Analysis, Cornell University, 1990

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado (active)
  • District of Columbia (active)
  • Florida (active)
  • North Carolina (active)
  • Louisiana (inactive)
  • Maryland (inactive)

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish (Native Fluency)
  • Portuguese (Professional Fluency)

Appearances

Anthony has presented at trade shows in Canada and Latin America regarding legal, regulatory, and business considerations for manufacturers and distributors seeking to boost profit and hedge domestic risk through international expansion in The Americas. Also, he is published in international and U.S. trade Journals regarding the legal status of cannabis and CBD in the Republic of Panama.

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