• Mateo Paz-Soldan wins the pretigious TUMI USA Award


    Carlos Mateo Paz Soldan, a partner at DTB Associates, was recognized with the TUMI USA AWARD at a gala event in Miami, Florida, on September 24, 2016, for his professional achievements and service over the years to the Peruvian American community in the United States. These awards are considered the "Hall of Fame" of the Peruvian American community.
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Providing Consulting, Legal and Business Services in Trade, Agricultural Policy and Legislation

DTB Associates is committed to helping its clients find and employ the most effective legal, lobbying and negotiating tools to respond to issues that stand in the way of achieving their objectives in the global marketplace. Finding solutions to international business and trade problems can be a daunting task. We offer our clients broad experience in devising strategies to deal with issues of concern directly with governments and international bodies, or as a part of ongoing bilateral, regional and multilateral trade negotiations.

We are a full-service firm offering consulting, legal and business services. Our highly experienced trade, legal, legislative, and agricultural policy experts are here to help you deal effectively with a wide range of domestic and international needs.

In The News

  • "Aporte de Comunidad Peruana-Americana Fue Fundamental en Conformación de Caucus Peruano" - Peruvian Ambassador highlights key role played by Mateo Paz-Soldan in establishment of congressional caucus on Peru. Read the article in Latina Noticias.
  • "Ag Advisors Prepare for Trade Talks" - DTB Associates partner Paul Drazek encourages local agribusiness to support new trade agreements which are critical to export markets during NBC Channel 13's Agribusiness Report. Listen to the interview.
  • "A warning: Patience wearing thin on trade agreements" - U.S. wheat and rice producers cite a DTB Associates study on subsidies to illustrate the need to enforce commitments made under trade agreements during testimony before the House Agriculture Committee. Read more in the Delta Farm Press.
  • "US trade expert urges EU compromise in TTIP pesticide talks" - DTB partner Craig Thorn addresses non-tariff barriers on pesticide residues in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations during the Produce Marketing Association's Fresh Summit. Read the article.
  • "Panel hears emotional testimony on halibut bycatch" - The Mayor of the City of St Paul Island, AK, and DTB Associates partner Carlos Mateo Paz-Soldan testify on the impacts of halibut bycatch on Bering Sea communities. Read more from station KCAW in Alaska.
  • "... Peru, , Japan push trade issues” – POLITICO Influence reports that the Ministry of Tourism and Trade of Peru selected DTB Associates partner Carlos Mateo Paz-Soldan to foster textile and apparel trade relations between Peru, Colombia and the U.S. Read more on POLITICO.
  • "Bering Sea Halibut Harvesters Say More Bycatch Action Needed to Maintain Viable Fishery" - DTB Associates partner Carlos Mateo Paz-Soldan comments on the impact of cuts to halibut bycatch caps for Bering Sea communities. Read more on SeafoodNews.com.

Notice: On January 1, 2013, former partner Kyd D. Brenner became an independent consultant. He continues to be affiliated with DTB Associates as a Senior Consultant.

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