International Trade

International Trade

Our legal advice keeps international trade flowing

Clients come to us for legal services that facilitate international trade. Our lawyers advise the world’s largest companies on everything from compliance to product safety testing law.

A sophisticated study of trade and customs law combined with a comprehensive understanding of the policy and years of experience enables us to find the best resolution to any legal problem you encounter.

We advise some of the largest national and international trading companies in the consumer electronics, textiles, electronics, clothing and agrochemical industries.

Our advice on international trade law includes:

  • Trade defence instruments (anti-dumping, anti-subsidy and safeguards)
  • Customs compliance and rules of origin
  • WTO litigation and alternative dispute resolution 
  • Negotiation and implementation of trade agreements
  • Market access and trade barriers 
  • Customs compliance 
  • Export controls (embargoes and trade sanctions)
  • Bilateral investment treaties.
"The international trade team is widely esteemed."

Legal 500

Your key contacts

We have a full team specialising in this area.

Discover our latest insights into legal issues affecting your business

Consideration of the evolution of the UAE enforcement regime, focusing in particular on enforcing international arbitral awards in the region.

15 September 2016

Non-tariff measures present major challenges for exporters but the outlook is not all bleak for international trade in agribusiness and food.

14 June 2016

The year 2015 has been tough for miners all around the world. No where more so than in Africa. We tend to look at these issues through a M&A prism and from that perspective it's been a flat period...

14 December 2015

A fresh look at the impact of recent Asian LNG market changes on long term contract discussions and the role which establishment of an Asian LNG trading hub might play.

27 May 2015

Your business sector

Discover our global sector experience relating to this practice