Event Details

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

WHITE HOUSE: Luncheon briefing with Ms. Kelly Ann Shaw, Special Assistant to the President for International Trade, Investment and Development

Event Information

Date & time

Tuesday, November 27, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Washington, DC


Matthew Calardo at +1-202-595-2669 or mcalardo@bciu.org



This is an off-the-record discussion for members of BCIU. 


For more information, please contact Matthew Calardo at mcalardo@bciu.org or +1-202-595-2669.


Biographical Information

As a Member of the National Economic Council, Kelly Ann Shaw serves as Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for International Trade, Investment and Development at the White House. 

Ms. Shaw previously served as Trade Counsel to the Committee on Ways and Means and was the lead advisor to the Committee on issues related to North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the World Trade Organization (WTO), Europe, and the Asia-Pacific region, among others. 

Prior to joining the Committee, Ms. Shaw was Assistant General Counsel in the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR), working in Washington, DC and Geneva, Switzerland.  During her time at USTR, she worked to protect the rights of U.S. workers and businesses as lead litigator for the United States in WTO disputes against China, India, Canada, and Mexico.  From 2011 to 2014, she served as Assistant Legal Advisor and Assistant General Counsel at the U.S. Mission to the WTO in Geneva, where she managed the U.S. litigation portfolio and represented the United States before the WTO. She previously worked for Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, Microsoft, and Accenture LLP. 

Ms. Shaw holds a Juris Doctor from Columbia University, a Master of Science from the London School of Economics, and a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts from the University of Washington.  She also received a Certificate in Global Business Law from Sciences-Po & Université de Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne in Paris.