Further yet, in 2022 Samir was admitted to practice Law in Portugal and can now assist clients in the European Union in matters such as expatriation and international contracts.
Samir’s focus at Berman Law Group is corporate law and asset recovery. However, he also has extensive experience in real estate and immigration. His fluency in three languages allows him to assist clients from a variety of countries and backgrounds or to be a liaison for U.S. clients with international interests, which has also granted him the award of Top Lawyer for the year of 2022, by the Boca Raton Observer.
Outside the firm, Samir is president of a crypto-currency consultancy corporation, which provides him valuable insights and experience for clients working in the new frontiers of digital currency, as well as personal experience with the needs and concerns of business owners.
Samir also actively supports social justice, working as a volunteer for organizations that provide assistance to immigrants, such as the Florida Immigration Coalition (FLIC) and Americans for Immigrant Justice (AIJ). In his spare time, Samir practices Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu as a second-degree Blue Belt and cultivates his passion for motorsports by racing cars and riding motorcycles.
L.L.B. – Faculdade de Direito de Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil (2015)
J.D. – Nova Southeastern University (2020)
Licensed Brazilian attorney (2016)
Florida Bar (2021)
Licensed Portuguese attorney (2022)
Head of the collections and asset recovery department of a boutique law firm in Sao Paulo, Brazil
Employment-based applications (EB1, EB2, EB3 and EB5) under the sponsored and self-petitioning formats
E-2 Treaty Investors
U-Visa: Visa for the victims of criminal activity
VAWA: Violence Against Women Act – Green card application for victims of violence or abuse
Draft and analysis of contracts related to real estate and investments
Filing for the creation, dissolution, and member/shareholder dissociation in companies/corporations
Asset recovery – Asset search, pre-suit negotiations, draft and execution of settlement agreements.
Real estate – Preparing closing disclosures/HUD and seller documents
Analyzing title commitments and lien searches and preparing affidavits to suffice title commitment requests.