About Sven de Knop

Sven de Knop is an advocate in Sidley’s global arbitration, trade and advocacy group. He focuses his practice on international trade law and EU law and regulations. Sven assists clients in international enforcement actions, especially in the areas of economic sanctions and export controls, customs, and trade defence. He also assists clients in understanding how the relevant legal framework applies to their business, and in the design and implementation of compliance programmes, and with internal investigations and compliance audits. A significant part of his practice concerns transactional support, where he assists in identifying and mitigating investment and trade controls risks.


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