Charles O. Verrill, Jr.

Senior Lecturing Fellow


Charles O. Verrill Jr. is a partner and head of the international trade law and policy practice group of Wiley, Rein & Fielding, in Washington, D.C., where he regularly represents clients on all aspects of international trade law and policy, including import and export regulation, import trade remedies, international negotiations, both bilateral and multilateral, international arbitration, mediation in commercial disputes, and regulation of foreign investment in the United States and abroad. Prior to joining that firm, he was a partner with Patton, Boggs & Blow. He was employed as an associate with Weaver & Glassie before then.

Mr. Verrill has served as a Trustee of the International Law Institute since 1981, as an Adjunct Professor teaching International Trade Law and Regulation at the Georgetown University Law Center since 1978 (where he was named the Charles Fahy Distinguished Adjunct Professor in 1993), and Adjunct Professor at Duke Law since 1998. He became a member of the Law School's Board of Visitor's in 2000. He also holds membership in the District of Columbia Bar, U. S. Supreme Court, and the U. S. Court of International Trade.

Mr. Verrill received his B.A. from Tufts University, and his J.D. from Duke Law. While at Duke he served on the Duke Law Journal, and was also selected as a member of the Order of the Coif.