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Interlaw’s Washington DC Firm Elects New Principal

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Interlaw’s partner firm in Washington DC, GKG Law, has elected Oliver M. Krischik as the firm’s newest principal, effective from January 1, 2021.

Oliver was named a Washington, DC Super Lawyers “Rising Star” in Administrative Law in 2019 and 2020, and was recognized in the inaugural The Best Lawyers in America©: Ones to Watch for Transportation Law. He is a featured speaker and author on topics such as economic sanctions, data privacy, GDPR, anti-money laundering, and issues surrounding international trade. As a recognized leader in his field, Krischik has been quoted in national and international publications, including The New York Times, Voice of America, and Radio Free Asia.

Oliver advises businesses, individuals, and non-profit organizations on issues surrounding trade law, economic sanctions, export controls, data privacy, GDPR, the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT), and financial regulations. He also represents United States and international clients in the agricultural, auto manufacturing, aviation, electronics, environmental, export/import, food, healthcare, medical, healthcare, workforce mobility, oil and gas, pharmaceutical, and travel sectors. 

“Congratulations to Oliver on this well-deserved achievement,” said GKG Law Principal and CFO Richard B. Bar. “Oliver always has demonstrated extraordinary ambition, talent, and legal acumen. He is highly respected by his clients and colleagues, and we are delighted that Oliver will have a leadership role within the firm.”