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Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

International Trade

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What the team is known for

Highly adept in economic sanctions and export controls matters, regularly working with Fortune 500 companies from the aerospace, automotive and manufacturing sectors. Growing bench of attorneys including ex-OFAC and National Security Council employees. Expertise spans US, EU and UN trade controls. Trade compliance offering is bolstered by the firm's leading white-collar crime practice.

Strengths

Sources say: "The legal advice is always in sufficient detail and directed to the question."

Clients note: "It does a great job."

"The team is well equipped to cover both US and EU sanctions and export controls," sources note.

Work highlights

Advised Thrivent Financial for Lutherans on all aspects of OFAC sanctions compliance.

Notable practitioners

Adam Smith is highlighted by peers for his expertise as it relates to economic sanctions. He works with both foreign and domestic clients.
"He is very practical, deep on the rules and able to piece together how one sanctions program relates to another." "He gives practical advice and takes into account the subtle nuances of each project."

Judith Lee cochairs the practice and has strong skills in export controls and economic sanctions issues. She frequently advises clients in the technology and financial sectors.
"She is very knowledgeable, responsive and practical in her approach." "She has very deep expertise and a strong working relationship with OFAC."

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International Trade

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

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Location

1050 Connecticut Avenue NW

Washington, DC

District of Columbia

USA

20036-5306

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International Trade: Export Controls & Economic Sanctions