Shane supports clients on international trade matters, with expertise in analyzing foreign government subsidies. Shane has over fifteen years of experience in international trade as an analyst for the U.S. Department of Commerce (Commerce), where he worked on antidumping (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) cases. He helped to develop standard calculation methods that Commerce uses to measure subsidies in CVD cases. In 2016-2017, he was a Commerce detailee to the Interagency Trade Enforcement Center office of the U.S. Trade Representative, where he helped to develop a WTO dispute settlement case against subsidies to China’s aluminum industry.
- Routinely worked on high-profile cases while at Commerce, including Oil Country Tubular Goods from China, Frozen Warmwater Shrimp from India, and Dynamic Random Access Memory Semiconductors from South Korea.
- At Commerce, led AD and CVD verifications at companies and foreign governments; regularly presented and defended recommendations on AD/CVD issues to senior Commerce officials; taught training courses for other analysts; and presented U.S. AD/CVD practices to foreign government representatives during technical exchanges.
- Senior Import Policy Analyst, U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, Office of Enforcement and Compliance (2017-2019)
- Senior Trade Enforcement Analyst, Interagency Trade Enforcement Center, Executive Office of the President, U.S. Trade Representative (2016-2017)
- Senior International Trade Compliance Analyst, U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, Office of Enforcement and Compliance (2004-2015)
M.A., International Political Economy and Development, Fordham University
B.A., Economics, John Carroll University