Opens 10/29/2021 · Closes 12/31/2021

Trade Law Firm seeks a junior to mid-level international trade associate to join its International Trade and National Security Group in Dallas, Texas. The ideal candidate will have 2-4 four years of international trade experience with an emphasis on compliance with U.S. export controls (EAR and ITAR), trade and economic sanctions (OFAC), and foreign investment filings with the Committee on Foreign Investment in the US (CFIUS). Ideally, candidates also have experience in import and customs issues (e.g., classification, valuation, marking, preference claims, trade remedies). Specific experience advising the U.S. and non-U.S. companies on licensing, enforcement actions and governmental audits, internal investigations and compliance audits, disclosures, classification, encryption, and compliance due diligence in mergers and acquisitions and other cross-border transactions, and on the design, implementation, and administration of compliance programs.



  1. Must hold a U.S. Juris Doctorate (JD) degree;
  2. Strong writing and communication skills;
  3. Barred in at least one U.S. jurisdiction.


  • Provide advice to clients, in a variety of industries, on import and export matters, including economic sanctions, dual-use, and defense trade regulations.
  • Research U.S. and international import and export trade matters.
  • Research, write and review international trade advice.
  • Formulate ideas and deliver possible trade savings opportunities.
  • Assist in the delivery of multiple client engagements on time and within budget; maintain active communication with law firm attorneys in an effort to manage expectations and satisfaction.

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