Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP partner Chris Helmer has been appointed newsletter co-editor of the Litigation Committee of the International Bar Association.
Helmer currently focuses her work on international dispute resolution, complex international contracts and marine-related matters. As head of Miller Nash Graham & Dunn’s international team, she also assists clients by directing team members as they work on foreign-market entry for U.S. companies, drafting cross-border sales and foreign manufacturing agreements, preparing export/import compliance programs and handling FCPA investigations. Helmer earned her bachelor’s degree in three years, magna cum laude, at Washington State University before receiving her law degree, cum laude, from Lewis & Clark Law School. She obtained an LL.M. in international law from Columbia University, while serving as part-time in-house counsel to a Daimler-Benz multinational subsidiary.