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Sidley Austin LLP

International Trade/WTO

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What the team is known for

Sidley Austin fields a highly regarded international trade legal team, which represents trade authorities and governments as well as corporate clients in WTO disputes. Practitioners in the USA, China and Europe work in concert to handle major international trade conflicts in the region, with a focus on the steel and energy industries. Also regularly acts for tech and life sciences clients. Well versed in regulatory issues, export controls, trade sanctions, trade remedy investigations and proceedings. Additionally assists clients with pleading trade policy issues. Clients benefit from the specialist knowledge of in-house economists. Clients include Exxon Mobil and Nippon Steel.

Strengths

"Sidley Austin has been providing very competent support, based on its technical knowledge and large experience in trade law," says a source.

Another interviewee praises the team for being "strong in both legal and factual enquiries, including finding, retaining and working with experts in other areas."

Work highlights

Sidley Austin acted for Nippon Steel on its anti-​dumping administrative reviews before the US Department of Commerce regarding the import of steel.

Notable practitioners

Andrew Shoyer in Washington, DC is a partner at Sidley Austin. He offers clients a wealth of expertise in US and EU export controls, tariffs and sanctions.

Richard Weiner frequently assists Asian clients with US investigations. He often acts for clients in the oil and gas and energy sectors. One client notes: "Richard Weiner is very professional and has very rich experience."

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Overview

For more information on the practice, please visit the practice's page at: https://www.sidley.com/en/services/international-trade

International Trade/WTO

Sidley Austin LLP

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Location

1501 K Street NW

Washington, DC

District of Columbia

USA

20005

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Asia-Pacific Region

International Trade/WTO


Andrew W Shoyer
Band 3
Richard LA Weiner
Band 3