Scott Wise is an associate in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office. His practice focuses on export controls and economic sanctions matters. Prior to joining the firm, Scott was an associate in the international trade practice of an international law firm and an associate in General Electric’s Global Government Affairs and Policy group, focusing on export controls, sanctions, and anti-corruption/anti-bribery compliance.
Scott’s has experience before a variety of agencies with regulatory authority over exports, including the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC), and the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC). Scott’s export controls includes work regarding the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR), and other related matters, such as export enforcement, voluntary disclosures, audits, compliance programs, licensing, commodity jurisdiction requests, investigations, and training. He also assists clients with sanctions matters, including compliance advice, investigations, and disclosures.