TitleCompany:Partner & Head of International Practice, HWG LLP, USA
Bio:Kent Bressie is a partner with HWG LLP in Washington DC and heads its international practice. An expert on telecommunications, international trade and investment, and national security regulation, he represents communications and technology companies and investors in a wide variety of cross-border and domestic regulatory and commercial matters. He works extensively in the submarine cable sector and represents operators, suppliers, and investors. He serves as the legal adviser to both the International Cable Protection Committee and the North American Submarine Cable Association. His work includes: national security and foreign investment; telecoms licensing; corporate and commercial agreements for construction and maintenance, capacity sales, system supply, landings, and financing; environmental permitting; market access; cable damage claims; and cable protection and the law of the sea.