Past event

Invitation Only

Research Event

Brexit and the US Election: Challenges and Opportunities for US-UK Trade

Chatham House, London

US and the Americas Programme, US Geoeconomic Trends and Challenges

Participants

James Bacchus, Chair, Global Practice, Greenberg Traurig

Overview

James Bacchus will join us to address what is at stake for the US-UK trade relationship post-Brexit and following the outcome of the 2016 US election and identify the key risks and opportunities. Mr Bacchus is chair of Greenberg Traurig’s Global Practice and a leader in the firm’s overall worldwide practice. He was chief judge on the highest international tribunal of the World Trade Organization (1995-2003), member of the US Congress (1991-95), and special assistant to the US trade representative in the Executive Office of the President (1979-81).

This event is part of the US and Americas Programme series on US and European Perspectives on Common Economic Challenges. This series examines some of the principal global challenges that we face today and potentially differing perspectives from across Europe and the US.

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.

The Chatham House Rule

To enable as open a debate as possible, this event will be held under the Chatham House Rule.