Given her expertise in customs law, including a thorough knowledge of the

architecture of customs laws from entry and duty assessment processes to post

entry audit to penalty regimes, Evelyn is able to assist clients, including companies,

governments and development banks, with implementation of this important WTO

Agreement. Her experience in this area includes representing clients in seeking

legislative reforms to modernize U.S. customs laws. She also served for decades as

a private sector advisor to the U.S. Government on Customs and Trade Facilitation

for trade negotiations. Thus, Evelyn has years of experience working to eliminate

burdensome and unnecessary customs procedures and has the knowledge and

experience of the structure of customs laws to make necessary changes to facilitate


She has authored numerous commentaries and is a thought leader on the

importance of the Agreement to the global economy.

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