Email: giovanna.cinelli@morganlewis .com
Giovanna is a Partner and Lead of the Firm’s International Trade and National Security Practice. The Practice Group handles complex export controls, CFIUS, trade compliance and national security issues related to technology transfer, due diligence, cross-border transactions, investigations and security policy related issues. With extensive experience in the compliance and enforcement arena, the Practice Group is equipped to address civil, administrative and criminal matters in these areas across a range of laws and regulations including, but not limited to the Arms Export Control Act, the International Traffic in Arms Regulations, the Export Administration Regulations, the Foreign Assets Control Regulations, the Defense Production Act and matters before the Departments of State, Commerce, Defense, Energy and the military services.
In addition, the Firm maintains an experienced and deep bench, well-schooled in the complexities of the Exon-Florio, Foreign Investment and National Security Act of 2007 (FINSA), the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018 (FIRRMA) and accompanying regulations administered by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States.