In brief

9 years experience in leading global law firms 

20 years at USTR and on the GATT Secretariat legal staff - advising on trade negotiations, drafting the WTO Agreement and other trade agreements, and successfully litigating cases 

Litigated or advised on over 100 government-to-government trade disputes 

Harvard Law School, Kennedy School of Government, Cornell University

Bar admissions:  District of Columbia, USCIT, CAFC 



WTO law, market access & international trade and customs law

At the Law Offices of Amelia Porges, we focus on international trade practice and policy, litigation before the World Trade Organization (WTO) and free trade agreements, trade negotiations, legislative advocacy, customs issues, market access and trade in digital products. 

We work with companies, trade associations and governments to advance their goals for access to markets worldwide. We help them achieve those goals through rights-focused advocacy, and - when necessary - through litigation.  Operating in Washington D.C. near the Federal trade policy agencies and the U.S. Congress, we follow trade policy developments across the globe. We bring to our clients a passion for all things concerned with trade policy, international trade law and digital trade, and a dedication to excellence.