Our specialists are located across the key European jurisdictions and work together seamlessly.
Our expertise covers all relevant levels of regulation:
- International: Wassenaar Arrangement, Missile Technology Control Regime, Nuclear Suppliers Group, Australia Group, Chemical Weapons Convention etc.
- European: EU Dual Use Regulation, Common Foreign & Security Policy, EU Sanction Regimes, EU Blocking Regulation etc.
- National: Dual Use and Military Regimes, licensing before UK BERR, German BAFA, French SETICE, Netherlands CDIU, Italian Ministries for Economic Development and Defence, Swedish ISP, Finnish Ministries of Foreign Affairs and Defence etc.
Our international reach and extensive experience with national administrations, combined with our sector focused approach, enables us to deal with multinational projects and issues, as well as to provide advice which allows for local and international laws, policies and business practices. This includes our understanding of the US regimes (EAR, ITAR etc.) and administration (BIS, DDTC, OFAC etc.) and in particular their extraterritorial application and enforcement, as well as direct access to a network of specialised external US counsel.
Heads of Group: Jasper Helder & Dr René Voigtländer
European Export Controls & Sanctions