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Latham & Watkins LLP

555 ELEVENTH STREET, NW, SUITE 1000, WASHINGTON DC 20004-1304, USA
Tel:
Work +1 202 637 2200
Fax:
Fax +1 202 637 2201
Web:
www.lw.com

Sarah M. Nappi

Tel:
Work +1.202.637.2322
Email:
Web:
www.lw.com
Latham & Watkins LLP

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Sarah Nappi, a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins and Co-chair of the Export Controls, Economic Sanctions & Customs Practice, focuses on US customs law and import regulation. She works with clients in a variety of industries, including aerospace and defense, aviation, oil and gas, chemicals, electronics and consumer products.

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Partner

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http://www.lw.com/people/sarah-nappi


United States: Dispute resolution

International trade

Within: International trade

Co-headed by Les Carnegie, William McGlone and Sarah Nappi, Latham & Watkins LLP’s 13-partner team provides ‘helpful and responsive’ trade compliance advice to an impressive cadre of clients including The Carlyle Group, Osram and United Technologies. Carnegie has ‘in-depth knowledge of export matters’ and alongside McGlone represents the International Committee of the Red Cross on its compliance obligations under US sanctions and US export controls - work which includes advising on how to deliver swift assistance to persons caught up in conflict zones including Syria, Sudan, and Crimea. Edward Shapiro assists both US target businesses and foreign acquirers with securing national security approval for their transactions; he recently acted for Germany-based global lighting manufacturer Osram in obtaining CFIUS clearance for its €400m sale of the Ledvance business to a consortium including China-based Yiwu Harmony Core Investment partnership and MLS. ‘Very knowledgeable’ counsel Jarrett Taubman also regularly handles CFIUS matters.

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