Jennifer Hillman

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Jennifer Hillman

International Trade, WTO, and International Business Transactions

Professor Hillman currently teaches courses in international law,  international business law and international dispute settlement.  She has had a distinguished career in public service, both nationally and internationally. She recently completed her term as one of seven members from around the world serving on the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) Appellate Body. Prior to that, Ms. Hillman served for nine years as a Commissioner at the United States International Trade Commission (USITC), rendering decisions in more than 600 investigations regarding injury to U.S. industries caused by imports that were dumped or subsidized, along with making numerous decisions in cases involving alleged patent or trademark infringement. Before her appointment to the USITC, Ms. Hillman served as General Counsel at the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR), where she had previously been an Ambassador and Chief Textiles Negotiator. Prior to accepting that position, she served as Legislative Director and Counsel to U.S. Senator Terry Sanford of North Carolina. She began her professional career as an international trade attorney at the Washington, D.C., firm of Patton Boggs. Ms. Hillman currently serves with the law firm of Cassidy Levy Kent.  She is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the president of the Trade Policy Forum, on the Board of Visitors of the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University and is on the selection panel for the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation.   In the past, she has taught courses at the Georgetown Law School on international trade law, and trade remedies and the WTO.  She is a graduate of Duke University and the Harvard Law School.

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