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Rob Rothwell is a Senior Attorney with Vinson & Elkins’ Washington, D.C. practice. Rob has extensive experience with export controls in areas of counseling, administration and enforcement. Rob’s counseling focuses on complex compliance issues involving the EAR and ITAR across a variety of industries. Rob conducts internal investigations, develops compliance plans, participates in export audits, and counsels clients through all stages of involvement in complex export transactions, from mandatory registrations, technology release issues, Commodity Jurisdiction Determinations, to preparation and submission of voluntary disclosures. Rob also has significant experience with border seizures by U.S. Customs & Border Protection. Additionally, Rob has experience working in the export compliance departments of major defense contractors.