Adams and Reese is pleased to announce Karime V. Barry has joined the firm’s Atlanta office as an Associate.
Barry works on behalf of clients in real estate and corporate transactional matters. She also represents foreign and domestic timberland fund investment managers and Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), assisting with a variety of transactions to close deals and lead due diligence.
In addition to her real estate transactional practice, Barry’s vast financial services and trade experience benefits her clients. As a Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States, Barry has achieved a key industry benchmark for privacy and data protection. The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) designation, a certification program accredited by ANSI/ISO, demonstrates the depth and breadth of Barry’s understanding of privacy laws and regulations.
Barry has previously served as an attorney and head of the Trade Department of the Consulate General of Brazil in Atlanta. She headed legal matters encompassing contract, immigration and real estate law, and assisted U.S. companies with business operations in Brazil. She also has prior experience working as a corporate lawyer for several years in Brazil.
Barry received her J.D. from the Emory University School of Law in 2006. She holds a Masters of International Economic Law from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (2004) and a J.D. from Presbyterian Mackenzie University, São Paulo (1999).