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Amy S. Dwyer, Esq.
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Washington DC Attorney
Amy S. Dwyer, Esq.

Phone: 202.315.0765

Email: adwyer@stewartlaw.com

Languages: English

Amy S. Dwyer is an international trade attorney and of counsel to the Washington, D.C. law firm of Stewart and Stewart. Ms. Dwyer began her legal career with Stewart and Stewart as an associate in 1990 and has played a key role in firm cases representing numerous U.S. industries, including:

  • Animal Glue
  • Bearings
  • Cattle
  • Flowers
  • Glass
  • Green Technology
  • Industrial Belts
  • Natural Gas
  • Rare Earths
  • Steel
  • Steel Rails
  • Synthetic Methionine
  • Tires
  • Tomatoes
  • Turbines/Compressors

Ms. Dwyer has extensive experience with international trade matters, including antidumping and countervailing duty proceedings, constitutional challenges to U.S. trade laws, Section 201 and 301 cases, WTO dispute settlement proceedings, and trade negotiations. She has also assisted Stewart and Stewart’s Government Relations team in tracking legislative developments affecting U.S. trade laws and devising legislative solutions to trade-related problems.

Ms. Dwyer is also well-versed in the interpretation and application of WTO Agreements concerning antidumping, subsidies, dispute settlement, and intellectual property. Since 2001, she has served as a co-editor of the HANDBOOK OF WTO/GATT DISPUTE SETTLEMENT (Martinus Nijhoff Publishers), originally a looseleaf publication, and now available online. She has also co-authored three books in addition to multiple book chapters and articles on trade-related topics.

Publications

  • “Rare Earths, An Update: A Fresh Look at the Supplier(s), the Buyers, and the Trade Rules,” paper presented to a Colloquium of the Global Business Dialogue, Inc. and the Trans-Atlantic Business Dialogue (June 9, 2011) 
  • “Preserving the Effectiveness of Trade Remedies for Developing Commonwealth and ACP Countries,” Paper Presented in Geneva at the First Joint High Level CDC-ACP-AITIC Workshop on the Agreement on Anti-Dumping Practices (April 28, 2010). – Author: Terence P. Stewart, Amy S. Dwyer and Patrick J. McDonough. Year: 2010
  • “Antidumping: Overview of the Agreement,” in Law and Economics of Contingent Protection in International Trade, Cambridge University Press (October 2009) – Author: Terence P. Stewart and Amy S. Dwyer. Year: 2009
  • “Moving Forward With Trade Remedies: A Collective Journey,” in Opportunities and Obligations: New Perspectives on Global and US Trade Policy, Kluwer Law International (Fall 2009) – Author: Terence P. Stewart, Amy S. Dwyer and Patrick J. McDonough. Year: 2009
  • Article 13, Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures – Author: Amy S. Dwyer. Year: 2008
  • Article 14, Agreement on Safeguards – Author: Amy S. Dwyer. Year: 2008
  • Article 17, Agreement on Implementation of Article VI of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade 1994 – Author: Amy S. Dwyer. Year: 2008
  • Article 30, Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures – Author: Amy S. Dwyer. Year: 2008
  • Comparative Overview of Anti-Dumping Regulation in the European Communities and the United States of America – Author: Terence P. Stewart and Amy S. Dwyer. Year: 2008
  • Trends in the Last Decade of Trade Remedy Decisions: Problems and Opportunities for the WTO Dispute Settlement System – Author: Terence P. Stewart, Amy S. Dwyer and Elizabeth M. Hein. Year: 2007
  • China’s Laws, Regulations and Practices in the Areas of Technology Transfer, Trade-Related Investment Measures, Subsidies and Intellectual Property Protection Which Raise WTO Compliance Concerns – Author: Terence P. Stewart, Amy S. Dwyer, Elizabeth A. Argenti and Philip A. Butler. Year: 2007
  • Should the WTO Dispute Settlement System be Modified or Reformed? – Author: Amy S. Dwyer. Year: 2007
  • Patent Reform Legislation: The TRIPS Agreement and Proposals to Limit Civil Remedies for Certain Patent Violations – Author: Terence P. Stewart and Amy S. Dwyer. Year: 2007
  • Doha’s Plan B: the Current Pause and Prospects for the WTO – Implications for Agricultural Subsidies – Author: Terence P. Stewart and Amy S. Dwyer. Year: 2006
  • Dismantling Discrimination in the WTO System: The Importance of the Principle on Non-Discrimination in an Integrating World Economy – A Different Architectural Perspective – Author: Terence P. Stewart and Amy S. Dwyer. Year: 2006
  • Proposals for DSU Reform that Address, Directly or Indirectly, the Limitations on Panels and the Appellate Body Not to Create Rights and Obligations – Author: Terence P. Stewart, Amy S. Dwyer and Elizabeth M. Hein. Year: 2006
  • WTO Dispute Settlement: A Review of the First Nine Years and What Experience – Author: Terence P. Stewart, Amy S. Dwyer and J. Daniel Stirk. Year: 2004
  • Antidumping, Countervailing Duties, and Trade Remedies: Let’s Make a Deal? – Views from a Domestic Practitioner – Author: Terence P. Stewart, Amy S. Dwyer and Marta M. Prado. Year: 2003
  • The WTO Dispute Setlement System: An Overview – Author: Terence P. Stewart and Amy S. Dwyer. Year: 2003
  • Rules in a Rules-Based WTO: Key to Growth; The Challenges Ahead Full Text – Author: Terence P. Stewart, Amy S. Dwyer, Patrick J. McDonough, Marta M. Prado and Amy A. Karpel. Year: 2002
  • Handbook on WTO Trade Remedy Disputes: The First Six Years (1995-2000) – Author: Terence P. Stewart and Amy S. Dwyer. Year: 2001

Focus Areas

  • Trade Remedies Practice
  • Trade Agreements
  • China Practice
  • Administrative Law and Judicial Review
  • International Trade

Education

  • Boston College Law School, J.D., 1990
  • College of the Holy Cross, B.A., 1986

Admissions

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • District of Columbia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of International Trade
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Affiliations

  • District of Columbia Bar

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Stewart and Stewart

2100 M Street, N.W., Suite 200
Washington, DC 20037
United States

Law Firm Contact: Terence P. Stewart

Tel: 202.315.0765

Fax: 202.466.1286

Website: www.stewartlaw.com

Member Since: 2003

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