Jini Koh is an associate in the International Trade Group in the firm's Washington, D.C. office.
Jini's practice involves advising clients on all areas of import regulatory compliance, trade remedies and international trade litigation. Jini's experience covers a variety of trade and customs issues, including import compliance, such as internal compliance assessments, intercompany valuation, classification, disclosures, audits and optimization of trade preference programs and free trade agreements; antidumping and countervailing duty disputes; and related trade litigation. She also collaborates regularly with the firm's other regulatory practices with particular experience in the interplay between trade and other governmental agencies, such as the Consumer Product Safety Commission, U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, Securities & Exchange Commission, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Department of Agriculture. Jini works with companies from a diverse range of industry sectors, including apparel and footwear, jewelry, electronics, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, industrial products, chemical, consumer products, aerospace and automotive.
Prior to joining Crowell & Moring, Jini was a manager at a national accounting firm assisting multinational companies on customs and indirect tax matters. Her focus areas in that position included royalty/licensing agreements and transfer pricing, due diligence for restructuring or merger & acquisition activity, prior disclosures, internal and government audits, and foreign trade zones.
Jini also served as a law clerk to Senior Judge Nicholas Tsoucalas, U.S. Court of International Trade.