Glen Kelley is a partner in the New York office of Jacobson Burton Kelley. Glen has over 18 years of experience advising US and non-US companies and financial institutions on matters involving economic sanctions, export controls, anti-bribery, anti-terrorism and anti-money laundering laws, and national security-based laws.
He has served as an Attorney Adviser at the US Department of State. Prior to joining Jacobson Burton Kelley, he was the chair of the regional leaders of the global sanctions and trade group of a leading international law firm.
Glen has extensive experience with US and EU economic sanctions, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and other anti-bribery laws, export controls including the Export Administration Regulations and International Traffic in Arms Regulations (‘ITAR’), the Bank Secrecy Act, USA Patriot Act and related anti-money laundering regulations, the Committee on Foreign Investment in the US (‘CFIUS’) and US foreign investment reviews, and other national security-based laws.
Clients appreciate Glen’s depth and breadth of experience, comprehensive knowledge of sanctions and national security controls, and ability to explain complex regulations clearly.
Glen represents clients across a broad range of business sectors in transactional and compliance matters, and licensing and negotiations with US government agencies. In many matters he works closely with EU and other non-US trade law counsel to provide coordinated advice to clients.
He is included in the Who’s Who Legal directory of trade lawyers.