Awards & Rankings 08.19.21
203 Firm lawyers named in Best Lawyers in America—including six Lawyers of the Year—and 17 more Ones to Watch
A highly respected and supremely capable practitioner" ... "conveys a sense of what it’s like to be on the government side...
As Pillsbury’s senior international trade partner, Christopher Wall focuses his practice on export controls and sanctions, foreign investment, international trade proceedings and policy.
Chris advises clients on commercial and military export licensing, compliance and enforcement matters; OFAC and other economic sanctions; national security (CFIUS) reviews and investigations; anti-boycott compliance and enforcement; the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act; import relief proceedings; NAFTA and WTO dispute resolution; Court of International Trade appeals; bilateral investment treaties; complex Customs matters; and trade policy and legislation. A past Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Export Administration, Chris works closely with a wide range of U.S. government agencies.
J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 1979
B.A., Oxford University, 1976
B.A., Yale University, 1974
summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
District of Columbia
U.S. Court of International Trade
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit