Bob Schrader, Esq. Attorney Profile on UpCounsel
Bob Schrader, Esq.

Bob Schrader, Esq.

Attorney at Law

Portland
Oregon
Licensed in
FL
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center

"Moves quickly and offers great advice."

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About
Hi, I'm Bob Schrader, an Outsourced General Counsel and consultant to startups and entrepreneurs focusing on international and online businesses. I am a responsive and experienced attorney and business owner and use my legal expertise, business experience, strategic planning and creative problem solving to ensure the success of your business from planning and startup through growth, continued operations and exit. I served as General Counsel of two private multinationals and represented clients ranging from individual investors to multinationals. My international experience goes beyond typical transactions and includes Customs, export control… read more and Federal regulatory compliance and licensing.
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4.9
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"Bob is a great attorney. He is a mover and shaker that will help you navigate the gray areas by applying his knowledge and experience. His communication is great, as well as his response time."

Assistance in LLC Formation | Addressing Possible Immigration Problems
Posted on Nov 29, 2018
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"Bob is a very knowledgeable attorney and businessman, I appreciate his assistance in drafting website terms of service and privacy policy. I look forward to working with him in the future"

Assist with Other Commercial Contract Matter
Posted on Nov 27, 2018
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"Best attorney in USA, this is my second deal with him. He never give up. Thank you Bob."

Assist with Business Licenses & Industry Regulations
Posted on Nov 17, 2018
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"Moves quickly and offers great advice."

Assist with Internal Indemnity Program for Car Sharing Startup
Posted on Nov 15, 2018
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"I really enjoyed working with Bob. He took the time to understand my objectives and take my feedback into account, and delivered a licensing agreement that was exactly what I wanted. I couldn't ask for anything more."

Revise SaaS Agreement
Posted on Nov 8, 2018
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"Bob is well experienced in the start-up space and offers great pricing. Plus always delivers on time!"

IP Assignment Agreement
Posted on Oct 16, 2018

Work History

Robert G. Schrader, Esq. / Creative Commerical Solutions Incorporated

Attorney / Owner

Jun 2007 - Present

Former General Counsel of private multinationals and outsourced GC to startups. 30+ years’ experience in international transactions, import/export, operations,contracts, negotiation, internet, IP, regulatory and immigration law. I help clients avoid and solve legal and business problems. Advise entrepreneurs, startups, and internet-based companies from concept through successful operations.

Jun 2007 - Present

Creo Mundi / Kees Protein

Outsourced General Counsel

Jan 2013 - Dec 2014

Advised founder and CEO on FDA compliance and labeling for new protein beverage products. Recommended alternative ingredient based on research which was ultimately adopted in a new formulation and initiated discussions with local vendors for distribution of the product.

Jan 2013 - Dec 2014

Scotia Prince Cruises Limited

VP Legal & Regulatory Affairs and General Counsel

Nov 2002 - Jun 2007

Managed overall legal function. Key member of executive team & adviser to Chairman and President for real estate, labor, litigation, operations, lodging and tour operator partnerships, intellectual property rights, US and Canadian online privacy and marketing compliance, negotiate and draft all contracts, risk management, lobbying and international compliance in heavily regulated industry.

Nov 2002 - Jun 2007

Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center

Adjunct Professor International Law

Sep 1995 - May 2007

Proposed, created and taught first full semester course on Regulation of International Business Transactions, US Customs and Export Control Law. Taught courses on International Business Transactions, Regulation of International Trade, and Transnational Business Practices in International Law Clinic and developed curriculum, assessments and authored course materials.

Sep 1995 - May 2007

Nationwide Labor Management

General Counsel & VP Government Affairs

Jan 2001 - Nov 2002

First General Counsel for recruiter for construction industry with offices in US and Canada. Responsible for all legal and government relations in US and Canada. Trained and managed US and Canadian attorneys handling immigration, labor and employment matters for construction industry clients. Successful lobbied Department of Labor to remedy discrepancies in processing between Regional Offices.

Jan 2001 - Nov 2002

Ruden, McClosky, now Greenspoon Marder

Of Counsel / Co-Chair International Group

Apr 1995 - May 1999

Practice focused on advising start-ups, foreign investors and multinationals and Fortune 500 on establishing US operations, contracts, international transactions, US Customs, ITAR/OFAC/export controls and licensing, maritime, compliance and federal regulatory matters. Frequent worldwide presenter on trade to investors & executives. Creator, author/editor of firm’s International Law Advisory.

Apr 1995 - May 1999

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, PA

Partner

Dec 1986 - Apr 1995

Partner responsible for all immigration, Federal Maritime Commission, shipping, corporate work for the firm. Extensive experience with US Customs issues, Foreign Trade Zones, in-bond shipments, warehousing and distribution, ITAR/OFAC and export control licensing and issues, commodities transactions, international distribution & licensing.

Dec 1986 - Apr 1995
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