Mark R. Ludwikowski
Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A.
Areas of Practice
- Anti-Corruption Compliance & Investigations
- Antiboycott Compliance
- Commodity Jurisdiction & Classification Determinations
- Customs & Other Agencies
- Deemed Exports/Technical Data Transfers
- Export Compliance Programs
- Export Controls & Economic Sanctions
- Hazardous Materials Compliance & Defense
- Import Compliance
- Internal Review & Audits
- Licensing & Screening
- Trade Remedies Advocacy
- U.S. Embargoes & Economic Sanctions
- Customs and International Trade Bar Association - Chair, Publications Committee
Admitted to practice
- Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
- Court of International Trade
State Bar Memberships
- District of Columbia
The Columbus School of Law, Catholic University of America
Catholic University of America
B.A., Political Science and Business Administration
International Business and Trade Summer Law Program
MARK R. LUDWIKOWSKI is a Member and Trade Remedies Practice Group leader of Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A., resident in the Washington, D.C., office. He also leads the Firm’s Hazardous Materials Compliance and Defense practice.
Mr. Ludwikowski focuses his practice on international trade and customs law and assists domestic and foreign companies with cross-border movement of goods and services. His goal is to bring efficient business solutions to his clients' global issues and improve their position in the context of trade actions. He also advises companies on structuring businesses to best position themselves in the U.S. and international markets.
Mr. Ludwikowski has successfully represented clients in trade remedy actions against imports from Argentina, China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Latvia, Mexico, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam and other countries. He has handled and advised companies on a wide variety of trade remedy investigations, including antidumping and countervailing duty cases, safeguard cases and Section 332 investigations on behalf of a wide array of industries (e.g., aluminum extrusions, cement, steel, tires, nails, wood flooring, furniture, boltless shelving, oil country tubular goods, plastic bags, cookware, silicon metal, polyester staple fiber, rice, honey and candles).
Mr. Ludwikowski also counsels clients on various aspects of customs transactional, regulatory and litigation matters, including seizures, detentions, notices of action, tariff classification, product marking and labeling, valuation and preference, focused assessments, C-TPAT, foreign-trade zone matters, drawback, copyright and trademark protection, export controls and enforcement related to the EAR and ITAR, trade benefits, travel screenings and watch lists, and global hazmat standards and regulatory approvals (e.g., DOT, ICAO, IATA) for the transportation of explosives, lithium batteries and other dangerous goods. He also assists companies in maintaining compliant business practices by conducting due diligence investigations and drafting and implementing compliance manuals.
He represents clients before U.S. agencies and federal courts, including the Department of Commerce, the International Trade Commission and the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, and in compliance matters before U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the departments of State, Transportation and the Treasury, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
Fluent in Polish, Mr. Ludwikowski also advises companies on cross-border transactions, particularly with respect to Central and Eastern Europe.
Mr. Ludwikowski is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and the state of Maryland and at the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the Court of International Trade. He holds a J.D. from Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law and a B.A. in political science and business administration from Catholic. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Customs and International Trade Bar Association, where he chairs the Publications Committee, and the D.C. bar.
Chemicals, Cosmetics and Pharmaceuticals
Munitions and Controlled Technology
Textiles and Apparel
- September 20, 2016
- May 25, 2016
- April 1, 2016
- March 11, 2016
- February 2, 2016
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- January 14, 2016
- January 11, 2016
- October 1, 2015
- August 31, 2015
- August 13, 2015
- July 29, 2015
- June 29, 2015
- May 26, 2015
- March 12, 2015
- February 19, 2015
- November 13, 2014
- October 16, 2014
- August 27, 2014
- June 3, 2014
- May 29, 2014
- April 28, 2014
- March 31, 2014
- February 4, 2014
- December 11, 2013STR Advisory
- September 30, 2013STR Advisory
- September 18, 2013STR Advisory
- September 17, 2013STR Advisory
- October 3, 2012STR Client Advisory