Derrick Kyle

Derrick Kyle assists clients with all facets of global trade, including matters related to export controls governed by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), customs, sanctions, and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).

Mr. Kyle has experience in export classification, preparing export licenses, investigating and completing voluntary self-disclosures with U.S. government export agencies, and developing export compliance manuals and programs. On the import side, Mr. Kyle has experience classifying products within the Harmonized Tariff Schedule, completing prior disclosures with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), and submitting protests with CBP and obtaining favorable results for clients.

Education & Admissions

Mr. Kyle attended Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, where he graduated cum laude and was a Comments Editor for the International Law Review Association. Mr. Kyle received his B.A. in philosophy cum laude from Texas A&M University.

Mr. Kyle is licensed to practice law in the State of Texas. He is a member of the Dallas Bar Association and the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers.

Selected Publications & Speaking Engagements

"Export University: Export 201 – Export Compliance," U.S. Commercial Service, Temple University – Fox School of Business, Philadelphia, PA (April 11, 2017).

"Export Compliance for Dummies and Forwarders Too," NCBFAA Educational Institute, Webinar (July 24, 2018).