WASHINGTON (PRWEB) March 18, 2019
Renée A. Latour, shareholder in the Washington, D.C. office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been named to DCA Live’s inaugural list of the top Emerging Women Leaders in Law (Private Practice). Each of the honorees will be recognized at a special reception Tuesday, March 19, in Washington, D.C.
Nominated by leaders in the Washington legal community, DCA Live’s Emerging Women Leaders in Law recognition is awarded to female attorneys who have demonstrated exceptional performance and leadership within their firms. DCA Live has hosted events since 2014 featuring the fastest growing companies and most dynamic professionals in the Washington, D.C. region’s legal, association and nonprofit, entrepreneur, federal tech, real estate, and corporate communities.
Latour is a leader in the Export Controls & Economic Sanctions group, which is part of the firm’s International Trade Practice. She focuses her practice on international trade regulation and compliance, with an emphasis U.S. export controls and economic sanctions administered by the departments of Commerce, State, and Treasury. She advises on international trade matters related to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations, the Export Administration Regulations, including anti-boycott regulations, and U.S. sanctions programs administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Control.
Latour also counsels on the Exon-Florio provisions of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS). She regularly represents clients before CFIUS, including negotiation of mitigation measures and national security agreements, and in mitigating foreign ownership, control or influence (FOCI). In addition, Latour advises on the foreign direct investment reporting requirements of the Bureau of Economic Analysis, and other trade and investment-related regulations in the context of mergers and acquisitions.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Washington, D.C. Office: Greenberg Traurig’s Washington, D.C. office is home to a multidisciplinary team of lawyers and governmental affairs professionals with strategic experience helping companies of all sizes to navigate the federal government. The office’s work encompasses governmental affairs, federal procurement, global trade and investment, health and FDA business, litigation, government contracts, antitrust, energy, telecommunications, real estate, intellectual property, representation of foreign governments, and national defense and homeland security. Greenberg Traurig’s clients range from the federal defense sector to energy, hospitality telecommunications, and health care companies, which the firm represents before government agencies, regulatory bodies, Congress, and the courts. The firm’s Washington, D.C. attorneys are also involved in handling a wide range of regulatory, corporate, and finance work for clients in these industries.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 39 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. Web: http://www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.
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