Henry Almond's practice focuses on international trade remedy proceedings and associated litigation before the US Department of Commerce, the US International Trade Commission, the Court of International Trade, and the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. In addition, Mr. Almond advises US and international clients on customs issues and trade policy matters.

Mr. Almond has extensive experience advising international clients in preparing and participating in antidumping and countervailing duty proceedings. In addition, he has briefed and argued a number of high-profile cases before the Department of Commerce and the Court of International Trade.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Almond was an associate in the international trade practice at a major international law firm and started his career as an international trade analyst in the US Department of Commerce's Import Administration, serving for more than five years. While there, Mr. Almond served as a primary analyst on a number of antidumping and countervailing proceedings involving a broad range of industries and countries, including Korea, China, India, and Taiwan. In this role, he conducted more than a dozen on-site verifications in the steel, seafood, chemicals, and consumer products industries.

Experience

  • Steel Producers involved in several antidumping investigations and administrative reviews and subsequent litigation related to various steel products from Korea, including hot and cold rolled steel, corrosion resistant steel, and cut-to-length steel plate.
  • Manufacturers in an antidumping investigation of line pipe and administrative reviews of oil country tubular goods and circular welded non-alloy steel pipe from Korea.
  • Manufacturer in antidumping administrative reviews and resulting Court of International Trade litigation related to large power transformers from Korea.
  • Producer in defense of allegations of subsidization and dumping of Softwood Lumber from Canada.
  • Manufacturer in an antidumping investigation of Large Residential Washers from China and a Section 201 Safeguards case against Large Residential Washers.
  • Government in defense against allegations of subsidization in investigation of Taiwanese non-oriented electrical steel products.
  • Manufacturer in defense against allegations of dumping in investigation of Japanese chlorinated isocyanurates. Worked as part of team to achieve a finding of no-injury before the US International Trade Commission.
  • The US domestic frozen fish fillet industry in antidumping proceedings before the US Department of Commerce and the Court of International Trade.
  • Importers and other parties affected by the antidumping and countervailing duty cases on solar products from China and Taiwan.

Perspectives

Credentials

Education
  • JD, The George Washington University Law School, 2007
  • BA, George Washington University, 2003, cum laude
Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • US Court of International Trade
  • Virginia
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