Matthew L. Kanna

Partner
Matt’s practice focuses on international trade litigation, specifically antidumping and countervailing duty matters before the US Department of Commerce and the US International Trade Commission.
Matthew Kanna, Partner, Washington, DC

Client Work

Matt regularly represents large, multinational corporations in both market economy and non-market economy antidumping and countervailing duty proceedings, on behalf of both foreign companies and US domestic industries. Matt has also served as counsel on disputes governed by the North American Free Trade Agreement and the World Trade Organization.

Previous Work

Matt completed his clerkship in the cabinet of Judge Antonio Mario La Pergola, at the Cour de justice des Communautés européennes (Court of Justice of the European Communities) in Luxembourg City, Luxembourg. While serving at the Cour de justice, Matt worked on numerous cases, including appeals of antidumping determinations imposed by the European Commission, disputes between European Union member states involving intra-EU fishing quotas, the application of the VAT Directive and the extra-territorial effects of member state bank secrecy laws under the Treaty on European Union.

Publications, Presentations, & Recognitions

“Cost-Effectiveness Analysis in the Courts: Recent Trends and Future Prospects,” Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, April 2001

  • International
  • Bar & Court Admissions
    • District of Columbia Bar
    • US Court of International Trade
  • Education
    University of Michigan Law School
    JD
    2001
    University of Michigan
    MHSA
    Semester studying European law at the University of Copenhagen Faculty of Law in Copenhagen
    2001
    Københavns Universitet
    Det Juriskiske Fakultet
    1999
    University of Utah
    BS
    economics
    1997
    University of Utah
    BS
    health and behavioral science
    1997