Talya Hutchison is an associate in the Litigation practice and is based in the firm's Washington, D.C. office. Her areas of focus include international trade law and national security regulation and investigations.
Ms. Hutchison has advised multinational clients on a wide range of global trade controls and additional regulatory issues. Ms. Hutchison has counseled domestic and foreign companies on the impact of economic sanctions issued by the Office of Foreign Assets Control ("OFAC") on Iran, Russia, Ukraine, Cuba, Venezuela, and other countries. She has also advised on compliance with export controls administered by the Bureau of Industry and Security ("BIS") and the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls ("DDTC"). Ms. Hutchison regularly works with clients to obtain authorization from OFAC, BIS, and DDTC to engage in cross-border transactions involving export-controlled items or sanctioned jurisdictions and she has drafted compliance policies to ensure compliance with export controls and economic sanctions. Ms. Hutchison has also advised on data breaches, including customer notice requirements and government inquiries.
Ms. Hutchison received her law degree in 2017 from The George Washington University Law School, where she graduated with high honors. During law school, she served as the Senior Online Editor of The George Washington Law Review. Ms. Hutchison earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Relations and Economics from New York University, cum laude, in 2012. Ms. Hutchison is admitted to practice law in the District of Columbia.