Amy Lentz is an associate in Steptoe’s Washington office. Ms. Lentz advises foreign and domestic clients on a variety of international trade matters. Ms. Lentz has also been involved in litigating a wide range of issues before both dispute settlement panels and the WTO Appellate Body. For example, Ms. Lentz has advised sovereign clients in matters arising under the Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures (United States — Anti- Dumping and Countervailing Duties on Certain Products from China (DS379) and United States — Countervailing Duty Measures on Certain Products from China (DS437)), the General Agreement on Trade in Services (China – Electronic Payment Services (DS413)), and the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (Argentina — Measures Affecting the Importation of Goods (DS438) and United States — Countervailing and Anti-dumping Measures on Certain Products from China (DS449)).
Ms. Lentz also advises clients on compliance with the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR). She assists clients in interpreting key provisions of the ITAR and EAR, undertaking both commodity jurisdiction and export classification analyses.
Ms. Lentz graduated from University of Virginia Law School in 2008, and Bowdoin College in 2004, cum laude.