@ Partner and Chair, Global Trade & Policy Practice | Lowenstein Sandler
Doreen Edelman is a partner and chair of the Global Trade & Policy practice at Lowenstein Sandler LLP. Doreen and her team advise global businesses and investment funds on worldwide import and export matters, foreign investment filings with the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), and help guide strategic global business decisions. She has specialized knowledge of the mandatory Pilot Program and voluntary filings with CFIUS and the new requirements under the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act (FIRRMA) that affect non-controlling foreign investments.
Doreen has 30 years of experience in Washington, DC working with trade agencies and advising clients on compliance, enforcement of and training regarding U.S. export licensing at the Commerce (BIS) and State Departments (DDTC), U.S. country of origin, valuation and classification matters, and the requirements of the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctions programs which restrict business transactions. Her practice covers all aspects of global business applicable to cross-border M&A and investment transactions including the U.S. anti-boycott requirements, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and global anticorruption requirements, and the Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA). She has represented high-profile international clients and countries such as the Sultanate of Oman, where her team secured passage of the U.S.-Oman FTA in the U.S House of Representatives.