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2200 Pennsylvania Avenue
Washington, D.C. 20037
United States
T: +1.202.572.6150
F: +1.202.572.6151
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Resident Director

Office Manager

Patricia Ellington

Miller Canfield attorneys represent domestic and international clients in several sectors that include aerospace and defense, automotive, manufacturing, financial institutions, higher education, and telecommunication. From our office in Washington, D.C., our lawyers provide seamless representation and counsel in export controls, trade and customs, national security, arbitration, NHTSA matters, FDI and cross-border transactions.

Miller Canfield is uniquely positioned to provide legal services to global firms expanding, investing and establishing operations in the United States. Our ability to provide cross-sector expertise and seamless coordination of projects complements the firm's ability to serve our clients located in Europe, India, Asia and the Middle East who seek a North American presence.

Our Washington-based lawyers share their time with other firm offices, including Michigan, New York, Illinois and Ohio, as well as Warsaw, Poland, and Doha, Qatar. Our diverse D.C. team has considerable experience living and working overseas, where they have gained an appreciation of the business, legal and cultural challenges facing U.S. clients engaged in global business.

Our D.C. lawyers have been recognized by various peer and industry publications, including Chambers Global, National Law Journal 40 Under 40, and Best Lawyers. Most importantly, our D.C. team enjoys the continuing trust and confidence of our clients who repeatedly turn to us to counsel them in connection with various aspects of their domestic and cross-border activities.

Our Washington, D.C., team has considerable experience assisting U.S. clients in connection with the implementation of Foreign Military Sales and Direct Commercial Sales for U.S. allied and partner nations. This office is also host to Miller Canfield Global Strategies, the advisory and consulting arm of Miller Canfield which assists defense, aerospace, security and industrial clients in the United States and in select foreign jurisdictions in connection with their activities.