Jeffrey Orenstein

Associate

Education

  • George Mason University School of Law, 2006, J.D., cum laude,

    George Mason Law Review - Executive Editor

  • University of Chicago, 1999, M.A.
  • Boston University, 1996, B.A., magna cum laude

Professional Admissions / Qualifications

  • District of Columbia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals - First Circuit
  • State Court of Appeals - District of Columbia
  • Court of International Trade

Jeffrey is a member of the Global Regulatory Enforcement Group in the Washington, D.C. office. His practice focuses on international trade and transportation issues, including litigation and regulatory compliance in the areas of U.S. sanctions and embargoes, export controls, customs regulations, maritime law, and commercial disputes involving trade and transportation.

Employment History

  • 2010 - Reed Smith
  • 2006 - Troutman Sanders, LLP
  • 2004 - U.S. House of Representatives, Judiciary Committee, Legal Intern
  • 2000 - Sotheby's, Claim Representative

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Maritime Law Association
  • Society for International Affairs 

Interests

Sailing, piano, cycling, and archaeology.

Notable Quotes

  • Show Me the Monet: The Suitability of Product Disparagement to Art Experts, 13 GEO. MASON L. REV. 905 (2005), quoted by New York Supreme Court in Thome v. Alexander & Louisa Calder Foundation, 70 A.D.3d 88 (N.Y App.Div. 2009)
  • Show Me the Monet: The Suitability of Product Disparagement to Art Experts, 13 GEO. MASON L. REV. 905 (2005), cited by New York trial court in Kitchen v. Sothebys, 859 N.Y.S.2d 895, 895 (N.Y. Civ.Ct. 2008)).