EDUCATION

Tulane University Law School, J.D.

American University, M.P.A.

Florida International University, B.A.

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE

District of Columbia

ATTORNEY PROFILE

Valerie S. Ellis
Counsel
Washington, D.C.
PHONE: +1 202 452 7345
FAX: +1 202 452 7333

Valerie Ellis is counsel in the International Trade group, where she focuses her practice on international trade regulation, litigation and dispute settlement. She has extensive experience in a wide range of trade matters including anti-dumping and countervailing duty, customs, escape-clause relief, World Trade Organization matters, and anti-boycott compliance. She also advises companies on regulatory approvals required for foreign investments in the United States that have national security implications.

Prior to joining Curtis, Ms. Ellis began her career at the U.S. Department of Commerce. She subsequently spent time in private practice as a trade lawyer, before returning to Commerce to advise on AD-CVD compliance and enforcement matters in international trade.

COURTS

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
U.S. Court of International Trade

MEMBERSHIPS

District of Columbia Bar Association

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