Foreign and domestic manufacturers and importers can rely on me to provide comprehensive, detail-oriented, results-driven advice on navigating trade compliance and mitigating regulatory administrative enforcement actions.

Denise Calle

Associate Attorney

Denise is a bilingual Spanish-speaking attorney who has exclusively practiced Customs and International Trade Law since admission to the Florida Bar in 2017. Cross-trained in federal regulatory matters involving all forty-two plus federal agencies, Denise primarily specializes in U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) matters

Ms. Calle is uniquely positioned to assist foreign and domestic businesses, manufacturers, distributors, importers, and exporters as she has extensive experience in a range of import compliance, regulatory compliance, and administrative enforcement matters involving the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), and other federal organizations.

Leadership and Community

Denise is an active member of the Florida Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association (FCBF). FCBF is the Florida trade association for industry professionals, known as the most influential and active representative body of the Florida freight forwarding and Customs brokerage community committed to fostering communications between the trade community and federal agencies.


Denise is the Vice-Chair of The Women’s Fund Miami-Dade. For three decades, the organization has invested in transformative initiatives supporting women and girls across the local community through grantmaking, advocacy, research, and leveraging collective impact.  Helping to build a Miami-Dade where women and girls rise to leadership, achieve equal opportunity, can access equitable health care, and are free from violence.

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J.D., St. Thomas University School of Law, Miami, Florida

B.A., University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

Bar Admissions

State Bar of Florida

Court Admissions

U.S. Dist. Court - Southern District of Florida

U.S. Court of International Trade