Denton, Ross L.

Ross L. Denton

Senior Counsel
Baker & McKenzie LLP


Ross Denton is a senior counsel in the Firm’s European Community, Competition & Trade Department in London and member of the Baker McKenzie Japanese Practice Group. He also served as coordinator of the Firm’s International Trade & WTO Practice Group. Ross routinely advises US and Japanese multinationals on EU and UK competition matters and international trade law issues. In addition to his practice, Ross contributes to a number of publications, including Laws of the European Communities and Encyclopedia of Information Technology. He is a member of the UK Customs Practitioners Group and the World Trade Lawyers Association.

Practice Focus

Ross focuses his practice on public regulations of international trade, export controls, public procurement and customs matters. He has significant experience advising clients on various international compliance matters, including EU and UK public procurement, UK and EU export controls and sanctions, customs fraud and international regulation of smuggling.


  • England & Wales~United Kingdom (1994)


  • University of Michigan (LL.M.) (1989)
  • University of Exeter (LL.M.) (1985)
  • University of Birmingham (LL.B.) (1984)


  • English

Previous Offices

  • Brussels