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Maria H. van Wagenberg
Maria H. van Wagenberg
Baker & McKenzie LLP
Washington, DC

+ 1 202 835 6118
+ 1 202 416 6916

Maria van Wagenberg is an associate in Baker & McKenzie’s International Trade Compliance and Customs Practice Group. She served as a 2010 summer associate at the Firm. Ms. van Wagenberg has experience drafting memoranda relating to foreign aid restrictions, appropriations law, and government contracts for the USAID bureaus for Asia, the Middle East, and Democracy, Conflict & Humanitarian Assistance.

Practice Focus

Ms. van Wagenberg focuses her practice on US export controls, trade and economic sanctions, anti-boycott controls, customs law, and international anti-corruption measures such as the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and US anti-money laundering laws.


District of Columbia~United States (2014)
New York~United States (2012)


Harvard Law School  (J.D.) (2011)
Harvard University  (B.A. Biochemistry cum laude) (2004)

Baker & McKenzie LLP is a Limited Liability Partnership organized under the laws of the State of Illinois (USA) and is a member of Baker & McKenzie International, a Verein organized under the laws of Switzerland.
Co-author, “State and Local Divestment Measures: A Growing US Trade Compliance Concern,” Bloomberg Law, March 2013

Co-author, “More To The Story: Post-Export Violations,”, July 2012

Co-author, “U.S. Sanctions Against Burma: Background and Possibilities for Normalization,” CISTEC Journal, No. 138, March 2012 (translated into Japanese)

Co-author, “Revising Egypt’s Constitution: A Contribution to the Constitutional Amendment Debate,” Harvard International Law Journal Online, No. 52, 2011
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We started with a vision of going global and were in eight countries before our 10th anniversary. Today we have 77 offices in 47 countries -- including the emerging markets so important to the growth of your business.
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