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Akin Gump LLP
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Work Department

Partner; International Trade


Jasper Helder’s practice focuses on international trade and corporate compliance matters addressing economic sanctions, export controls, customs, anti-corruption and anti-money laundering. He also advises on other aspects of trade regulation, including customs matters, trade remedies, free trade agreements and rules of origin.

Jasper frequently assists U.S. clients with their EU compliance issues, advising a range of multinationals on EU and U.N. sanctions compliance for countries such as Iran, Russia, Crimea, Venezuela, North Korea etc. and on the interaction between those restrictions and U.S. sanctions. Additionally, he provides advice on the interaction between EU and U.S. export control rules, including International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR).

Jasper’s practice further comprises EU customs compliance, in particular, customs classification, including Binding Tariff Information, and customs valuation and transfer pricing.

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Netherlands Bar Association


J.D., Erasmus University Rotterdam

Lawyer Rankings

London > Corporate and commercial > EU and competition: trade, WTO anti-dumping and customs

Akin Gump LLP‘s London office is well-regarded by a formidable roster of blue-chip multinationals, which turn to the team for assistance with a range of international trade issues. Investigations specialist Chiara Klaui has particular expertise in the offshore construction sector, advising numerous contractors on major, cross-border projects. Jasper Helder is a seasoned trade compliance adviser whose recent engagements include sanctions reviews for major energy multinationals and semiconductor manufacturers. Naboth van den Broek – who joined the practice from Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP in September 2021 – is noted for the depth of his capabilities in WTO disputes and global trade policy matters.