Shannon Doyle Barna is an associate in the international trade practice group at King and Spalding. Ms. Barna’s practice primarily focuses on regulatory trade compliance issues, including U.S. export controls, economic sanctions, antiboycott compliance and enforcement, national security reviews of foreign direct investment in the U.S., and anti-money laundering compliance. She has assisted clients with developing and updating internal compliance programs, obtaining export licenses, and conducting due diligence inquiries in M&A transactions. She also represents clients in international trade remedy proceedings.
Ms. Barna graduated from Harvard Law School in 2011, where she served as the communications editor of the Harvard International Law Journal. She also spent a semester as a full-time intern in the Office of the Assistant General Counsel for International Affairs at the Department of the Treasury. She was selected to Phi Beta Kappa and graduated, magna cum laude, from Georgetown University with a B.S.F.S. in International Politics in 2008.