Chad O. Dorr

Chad Dorr advises companies in export and national security compliance matters in cross-border transactions, including in matters before the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS). He has also counseled clients regarding mandatory direct investment surveys administered by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA).

Chad maintains a versatile practice that extends beyond transactions and includes regulatory counseling and compliance investigations. He has conducted detailed investigations into potential compliance lapses of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), Export Administration Regulations (EAR), and economic sanctions administered by OFAC. He has assisted foreign-owned or -controlled companies in obtaining facility security clearances and has spoken to government and industry leaders regarding U.S. cybersecurity initiatives to protect controlled unclassified information (CUI) and covered defense information (CDI). His pro bono practice includes advocating on behalf of veterans and volunteering at the DC Bar's Landlord-Tenant Resource Center. [1]