Christopher D. Clark is part of our International Trade Practice, where he focuses on assisting clients with numerous international trade matters, including export compliance, sanctions, trade remedy, national security and government contracts.
Christopher has experience in advising clients on complying with the US Export Administration Regulations (EAR), the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), and US Customs and Border Protection laws and regulations, and he has provided support to senior members of our practice in handling investigations and voluntary disclosures involving possible violations of US export controls (EAR, ITAR, and customs regulations). Christopher also has experience with advising clients on compliance with US sanctions (OFAC). Additionally, he has worked on behalf of clients seeking clearance of business transactions before the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS). Christopher also has represented clients before the Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), US International Trade Commission (USITC) and Court of International Trade (CIT) in a variety of complex trade remedy matters.
Christopher has experience with advising clients engaged in US government contracts, including clients working in the defense industry and other government services, concerning compliance with the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS), and other agency supplements. Christopher also regularly prepares FAR and agency FAR supplemental clause compliance matrices for clients.
Prior to and during law school, Christopher worked as a government contractor with the Department of Justice and the Department of Defense, where he focused on issues relating to government contracts and national security.