Laurent Ruessmann heads Fieldfisher's International Trade practice within the EU and Regulatory Team and is a member of the firm's supervisory Board.
With over 25 years of experience, he is highly esteemed in the profession and a recognised key expert in the area of international trade by the leading bar publications such as The Legal 500, Chambers and Partners and Who's Who Legal.
Laurent’s work involves advice and representation in connection with EU anti-dumping, anti-subsidy and safeguards procedures and litigation, as well as various other EU, WCO and WTO trade and customs matters, including investment and market access issues, anti-fraud investigations, export controls and economic sanctions, issues related to preferential trade agreements, customs tariff treatment and duty recovery and dispute settlement. He also has experience with product safety, eco-design and life sciences regulatory matters, and EU environmental law, including chemical regulation under REACH, data privacy and intellectual property rights.
Laurent advises clients in various industries, including high-tech, computer and other electronic equipment, renewable energy products, intermediate industrial products, consumer products, agriculture and food products, metals, chemicals and pharmaceutical products.