Lucas A. Rock
Lucas’ practice is focused on import compliance matters and international trade law. As a member of ArentFox Schiff’s Forced Labor Task Force, Mr. Rock has experience helping companies conduct due diligence on their supply chains and preparing submissions to Customs for the release of merchandise detained in connection with forced labor Withhold Release Orders.
Mr. Rock also has experience with the classification of merchandise under the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, country of origin determinations, Free Trade Agreements, bonded warehouses, and valuation issues including first sale. Lucas advises clients on trade policy issues, such as the Section 301 tariffs on imports from China and the EU. He has assisted with compliance with federal and state regulations including the Fish and Wildlife Service’s administration of programs relating to protected species and the Office of Foreign Assets Control sanction list.
Prior to joining ArentFox Schiff, Lucas was an Associate at an international boutique law firm dedicated to the Customs and Trade practice. While in law school, he worked at the Hofstra Law Community & Economic Development Clinic to provide transactional assistance to nonprofits and small businesses in low-income communities in and around Nassau County.
Bar & Court Admissions
- New York Bar
- US Court of International Trade
Hofstra University School of Law, JD, cum laude, Hofstra Law Review, 2019State University of New York at Stony Brook, BS, cum laude, 2016