Test, Lise S.

Lise S. Test

Of Counsel
Baker & McKenzie LLP


Lise Test, an of counsel in the Firm’s International Trade Group in Washington, DC, practices in the area of international trade regulation and compliance — with emphasis on US export control laws, trade sanctions, anti-boycott laws and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. Prior to joining Baker McKenzie, Ms. Test served as a lawyer at the Danish Ministry of Defence where she focused on international public law and Danish torts, administrative law and military criminal law. In addition to her practice, Ms. Test also taught international humanitarian law and contract law at the Danish Royal Naval Academy.

Practice Focus

Ms. Test advices clients on issues relating to licensing, regulatory interpretations, enforcement actions, internal investigations and compliance audits, as well as the design, implementation and administration of compliance programs. She also advises clients on the extra-territorial application of trade compliance-related regulations in cross-border transactions.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Women in International Trade


  • District of Columbia~United States (2009)
  • New York~United States (2005)


  • George Washington University Law School (J.D. Honors) (2008)
  • Georgetown University Law Center (LL.M. Distinction) (2004)
  • University of Copenhagen (Bachelor's Degree Law) (1999)
  • University of Copenhagen (Master's Degree Law) (1999)


  • Danish
  • English
  • Italian
  • Norwegian
  • Swedish