Deputy Staff Director & Counsel, United States Senator Charles E. Schumer/Joint Economic Committee, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., University of Michigan; J.D., American University; Graduate Studies, World Union of Jewish Students Institute, Arad, Israel
A.B., The University of Michigan; J.D., American University, Washington College of Law; Graduate Studies, The WUJS Institute, Arad, Israel....Continue Reading
A.B., The University of Michigan; J.D., American University, Washington College of Law; Graduate Studies, The WUJS Institute, Arad, Israel. Professor Ettinger is Deputy Staff Director and Counsel of the Joint Economic Committee for Vice Chairman United States Senator Charles E. Schumer. In this capacity she advises the Senator and staff on policy and legislative initiatives on financial services, international trade, and food and product safety issues. Prior to her current position, Professor Ettinger was Associate Chief Counsel for Import Administration and Chief of Antidumping & Countervailing Duty Regulation at the U.S. Department of Commerce, where she served as a senior legal advisor for over 15 years. Professor Ettinger advised agency officials on the interpretation and application of U.S., foreign and WTO subsidy and antidumping rules, supervised all WTO dispute settlement proceedings involving challenges to Commerce antidumping and countervailing duty determinations, and represented the United States in multilateral and bilateral trade agreement negotiations. Professor Ettinger also worked as a law clerk to Judge Arlin M. Adams, in the first Extraordinary Challenge under Chapter 19 of the U.S.-Canada Free Trade Agreement. Professor Ettinger is the recipient of multiple Department of Commerce awards, including a 2004 Bronze Medal award for work on the U.S.-Chile Free Trade Agreement, a 1997 Silver Medal award for work on regulations implementing the Uruguay Round Agreements Act, and the 1995 General Counsel’s award for unusually outstanding legal contributions.