Ben Smith joined Baker McKenzie’s London office in 2007 and is an associate in the EU, Competition and Trade Department. He is a member of Baker McKenzie’s international trade team in which his work focuses on export control and sanctions law.
Ben has advised clients in a number of sectors, with particular focus on energy and energy services, defence, aviation and the tobacco industry. Ben has significant experience in advising clients on compliance with export controls and sanctions legislation, assisting with investigations, licence applications and rating enquiries, and the drafting and submission of voluntary disclosures to government authorities.
Ben has also has in-house experience from secondments at an oil and gas major and an international airline group.
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