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Morgan Lewis Export Control, Sanctions Team Recognized in WorldECR 2021 Awards

November 10, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC, November 10, 2021: Morgan Lewis has received honorable mentions in two categories of the 2021 WorldECR Awards: Sanctions Law Firm of the Year – USA and Export Controls Law Firm of the Year – USA. This is the second year the firm has been recognized in both categories.

The accolades highlight select law firms’ outstanding work, vision, best practices, and contributions to international security in the fields of export controls and sanctions compliance. In awarding the honorable mentions to Morgan Lewis, the publisher noted the sophistication of the firm’s international trade and national security team overall, including by spotlighting two of the more complex matters it led in the last year, and identified practice leader Giovanna Cinelli as the “doyenne of export controls.”  

Morgan Lewis’s lawyers advise clients on all aspects of internal investigations, resolution of enforcement matters, government investigations, and compliance involving international trade and national security issues. With a cross-border team of professionals who understand the intricacies of navigating global investigations, the firm helps clients investigate and resolve matters under US export and sanctions laws, including—but not limited to—International Traffic in Arms Regulations, Export Administration Regulations, Office of Foreign Assets Control regulations, and Bureau of Industry and Security regulations.