For nearly 10 years, Chase Kaniecki has helped clients achieve their goals in and navigate complex issues associated with international trade and national security matters. Specifically, Chase's practice focuses on CFIUS, economic sanctions, export control, customs, and trade remedy matters. Clients in the energy, semiconductor, telecommunications, aerospace and defense, transportation, and other sectors have relied on Chase to handle their CFIUS filings.
Chase advises and represents clients in foreign direct investment matters, including filing CFIUS notices and negotiating mitigation agreements. He also represents and provides advice to clients in economic sanctions and export control matters, including issues related to the various embargoes administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), as well as the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Chase also represents and provides advice to importers in all types of U.S. customs matters, including ruling requests, prior disclosures, protests, penalties, seizures, liquidated damages, and audits covering classification, valuation, country of origin, and trade preference issues. His trade remedy experience includes antidumping and countervailing duty matters, as well as additional duties imposed under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 and Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974. In addition, Chase counsels clients on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).
Chase has written extensively and presented on CFIUS, U.S. sanctions, export controls, and customs and trade remedy issues. Chase, along with other members of the Firm's International Trade & National Security group, is a member of the Aerospace Industries of America.
JONES DAY TALKS®: Proposed Regs Implement FIRRMA, Expand CFIUS’s Jurisdiction Over Foreign Investments
- May 2, 2019
The New M&A Paradigm: Guiding Your Company in Today's Global Environment - International Trade Regulation
- November 27, 2018
CLE Academy: Section 232 and 301 Tariffs and Expanded CFIUS Review of Foreign Investments
- October 17, 2018
Impact of FIRRMA on Private Equity Funds: Expanded CFIUS Review of Foreign Investments, New Filing Requirements
- May 30, 2018
Jones Day's 2018 Speaker Series: CFIUS: Current Practice and Upcoming Changes
- September 20, 2017
Staff-level Briefing on Trade Tools and Enforcement, Congressional US-China Working Group
- September 29, 2015
Trends and Developments in International Trade: What You Need to Know
- University of Pittsburgh (J.D. cum laude 2009; Order of the Coif; Managing Editor, Law Review; B.A. in Economics, Business, and Political Science summa cum laude 2006)
- District of Columbia and Pennsylvania