Rory Murphy is a member of our Public Policy International Practice, where he focuses on providing US public policy guidance, global cultural and business diplomacy advice that helps US and foreign governments and entities with doing business around the globe.
Rory joins us after spending two years as a policy analyst at the US Export-Import Bank (EXIM), where he represented the agency at international negotiations on export finance at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and at the International Working Group on Export Credits. He briefed and advised Chairman Fred Hochberg, board members and senior staff members on issues related to China, trade policy and international developments in export lending. Rory has in-depth experience in analyzing bank programs and policies and assessing their compliance with international obligations.
Prior to EXIM, Rory was a Nominations and International Trade Advisor for the Senate Committee on Finance under then-Chairman Senator Max Baucus (D-MT), who went on to serve as US ambassador to China. In this role, he advised then-Chairman Baucus and other members of the committee on issues related to trade, agriculture and nominations pending before the committee.
Rory received his undergraduate degree in International Relations from Seton Hall University and his J.D. from Catholic University’s Columbus School of Law.