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Shelbie Rose focuses on complex commercial litigation, internal investigations, and matters involving international trade and national security.

Shelbie has assisted clients with understanding and complying with economic sanctions administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) and export control issues under the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Shelbie also advises on other aspects of international compliance including issues involving the Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA) and transactions involving the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).

Shelbie has experience with antidumping and countervailing duty (AD/CVD) litigation before the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) and the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) and investigations relating to the False Claims Act (FCA).

Shelbie maintains an active pro bono practice and has represented individuals seeking asylum in U.S. immigration courts. She also actively participates in Jones Day's Constitutional Policing and Civil Justice Reform Initiative.

Prior to beginning her legal career, Shelbie worked as a fundraiser for various political candidates seeking state and federal office.


  • Wabtec successfully defends against antidumping investigations before International Trade CommissionJones Day successfully defended Wabtec Corporation against antidumping and countervailing duty (AD/CVD) investigations conducted by the International Trade Commission (ITC) into imports of freight railcar couplers from China.
  • MPE Partners acquires and recapitalizes Hi-Tech IndustriesJones Day represented MPE Partners in the acquisition, financing, and recapitalization of Hi-Tech Industries, a leading provider of consumable vehicle detailing and reconditioning products to the professional and do-it-yourself markets.
  • American Industrial Partners portfolio company Vertex to merge with VectrusJones Day is advising Vertex Aerospace, a portfolio company of American Industrial Partners, in its stock-for-stock merger with Vectrus, Inc. (NYSE: VEC), at an implied value for Vertex of approximately $2.1 billion.
  • Riverside acquires PaleoWestJones Day advised The Riverside Company in its acquisition of PaleoWest, a professional consultancy that assists clients with their need to address federal, state, and local level environmental regulations, typically in support of a wide variety of land development projects such as the permitting of solar and wind generation facilities, housing developments, roads and bridges, and other major infrastructure development projects.
  • Morgan Stanley Capital Partners portfolio company acquires Labeltronix, LLCJones Day advised Morgan Stanley Capital Partners in connection with the acquisition by portfolio company AWT Labels & Packaging, Inc. (AWT) of Labeltronix, LLC, a leading label manufacturer of premium craft labels serving some of the country's most prominent brands, in a variety of markets including wine and spirits, craft beer, nutraceutical, food and beverage, and other CPG sectors.
  • Procter & Gamble Company acquires TULA LifeJones Day advised The Procter & Gamble Company in its acquisition of TULA Life, Inc. from L Catterton Partners and L Catterton Europe SAS.
  • Integrated Power Services acquires National Switchgear & National Field ServicesJones Day advised Integrated Power Services in the acquisition of National Switchgear and National Field Services.
  • American Industrial Partners acquires RelaDyne, Inc.Jones Day advised American Industrial Partners in its acquisition of RelaDyne, Inc., a leading distributor of lubricant, fuel, and diesel exhaust fluid providing customers with integrated reliability management services for industrial and commercial businesses, from Audax Private Equity.
  • FirstEnergy sells $2.4 billion minority transmission stake to BrookfieldJones Day is representing FirstEnergy Corp. in its $2.4 billion sale of a 19.9% equity stake in its subsidiary FirstEnergy Transmission, the holding company for FirstEnergy’s three regulated electric transmission businesses.