International Trade - USA
Clients are highly appreciative of Edward Krauland's "superb advice, which is very measured and prudent, and executable by businesspeople rather than theoretical." He is praised for his "excellent understanding of US regulatory requirements," and in particular is said to have valuable expertise in the energy industry.
Lucinda Low is singled out as a highly experienced "thought leader" in the FCPA arena, who advises high-profile names on international investigations and transactional due diligence.
Mark Moran attracts an extremely impressive range of feedback, being referred to by various sources as "very talented," a "first-class lawyer," and an "outstanding litigator with excellent legal judgement, and a very clear thinker." Standout cases include successfully representing the Canadian Wheat Board before the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the culmination of nearly a decade of work by the firm.
Department chair Susan Esserman is a "wonderful lawyer," whose wide-ranging workload features representing a number of Asian clients in the USA, and advising US clients on trade remedies cases brought by governments in Asia.
Stewart Baker acted as the Department of Homeland Security's first Assistant Secretary for Policy, and clients assert that "because of his work in the government, he has instincts about how things work that you just can't replicate without years of high-level public service." He is described as a "consummate professional in terms of responsiveness, an extraordinarily hard-working guy, and very approachable."
George Grandison can draw on a background of over 30 years in trade matters.
Richard Cunningham works with major names such as Tata Steel, which recently sought his expertise in various WTO challenges to the US Department of Commerce's practice of 'zeroing'. He is praised for his "huge knowledge of US trade matters, and wider trade concerns."
Matthew Yeo earns praise for his strategy and expertise in international trade issues, particularly in WTO matters. He is based in Washington, DC but has strong international experience with a focus on China.