Clark Hill Attorney R. Kevin Williams Named Advisor to a member of the United States Trade Representative’s Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations
CHICAGO, IL – Clark Hill attorney R. Kevin Williams has been named an advisor to David Segura, a member of the United States Trade Representative’s Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations. The committee’s members are appointed by the President and represent state and local governments, labor, industry, agriculture, small business, service industries, retailers and consumer interests. Williams will support David Segura, Chief Executive Officer of VisionIT, who was reappointed for a second four year term to the committee by President Obama in April.
Mr. Segura said, “I greatly appreciate Kevin’s extensive experience and background in international trade. His insights will be helpful as we advise our U.S. government leaders on key trade agreements. It is important that these trade agreements provide U.S entrepreneurs and businesses with new markets to expand their products and solutions thus creating more opportunities for their U.S. workforce.”
Williams is a Member in Clark Hill’s Customs and International Trade Law practice group. He practices Customs and International Trade Law focusing on all aspects of the import and export process including tariff classification and valuation of imported merchandise, country of origin determinations, country of origin marking, intellectual property protection, anti-dumping/countervailing duty cases including representation before the International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce and the International Trade Commission, and retaliatory actions such as those taken under Section 301. His legal experience in trade also extends to World Trade Organization, export licensing, Anti-Boycott/Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and comprehensive import, as well as export compliance programs.
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