Date: Jul 26, 2011
Keller and Heckman LLP is pleased to announce that international trade attorney Corey L. Norton has joined the firm as Counsel. His practice covers laws on export controls, economic sanctions, customs matters, anti-bribery, and foreign boycotts.
Mr. Norton has substantial experience with the U.S. Commerce Department's Export Administration Regulations, the State Department's International Traffic in Arms Regulations, the Office of Foreign Assets Control's economic sanctions regulations, Customs and Border Protection's regulations, and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. His experience also includes compliance with export controls and economic sanctions imposed by the European Union, its Member States, and various other countries.
Mr. Norton provides assistance in all aspects of compliance with international trade laws, including determining whether export licenses are required for transactions and technology transfers, drafting license applications, drafting and resolving voluntary disclosures, conducting international trade due diligence, determining tariff rates and marking requirements, and resolving border seizures and other important issues. He also provides training and drafts policies and procedures in these areas.
In addition, Mr. Norton has particular expertise in conducting investigations prompted by internal reviews or subpoenas requiring analysis of multiple international trade laws and evidence collection in multiple countries.
Mr. Norton also represents pro bono non-profit clients on issues relating to their non-profit status under federal and state laws, and general issues affecting their operations.
Mr. Norton received his B.A. from Bates College and his J.D. from Boston College.