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J.D., magna cum laude, American University Washington College of Law

M.A., American University, School of International Service

B.A., University of Virginia

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Stephanie M. Bell


Practice Areas

Stephanie represents clients in antidumping and countervailing duty proceedings. She has worked on matters before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the U.S. Court of International Trade (CIT), the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), and the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC). Her work involves a broad range of industries, including bearings, glassware, paper, silicomanganese, and shrimp. Stephanie also writes on various trade-related issues, including non-tariff barriers, compliance with World Trade Organization (WTO) obligations, and global food prices.

Representative Experience

  • Monitored relevant current trade issues and prepared presentations/briefing materials for clients.
  • Researched a range of issues arising in antidumping and countervailing duty proceedings concerning the existence and extent of dumping and subsidization and material injury determinations.
  • Drafted legal and factual submissions for filings before the International Trade Administration, USITC, CIT, and the Federal Circuit.
  • Presented arguments before the International Trade Administration officials, the CIT, and the Federal Circuit.
  • Assisted in editing the Handbook of WTO/GATT Dispute Settlement (Martinus Nijhoff Publishers).

Professional Experience

  • Legal Intern, U.S. Mint (2009)
  • Judicial Intern for The Honorable John M. Mott, Superior Court of the District of Columbia (2008)


  • Named by The Legal 500 US a “recommended lawyer” (2019) and a "Rising Star" (2019) in International Trade
  • Named one of DC's "Rising Stars" for International by Super Lawyers magazine (2014-2018) 

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