Ambassador James B. Warlick joins Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners’ team in Washington, D.C. starting from January 17, 2017 as a non-lawyer Partner and Senior Policy Advisor. He will be responsible for working with U.S. and international clients, development of strategic client relationships, legislation and public policy.
Ambassador Warlick worked for the U.S. Department of State for more than 30 years. He is one of the most respected senior diplomats, with decades of experience as a special envoy, negotiator, policy advisor, program manager, and educator. He has worked extensively with Ukraine and CIS countries, and has experience in emerging markets around the world.
Ambassador Warlick is a graduate of Stanford University, Oxford University, and the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. He brings unique policy expertise and hands-on knowledge to clients who seek strategic advice and vision.
“I am very excited to work with Ambassador Warlick. He will provide unique value for our diverse client base in both Washington and our home jurisdictions,” commented Andrew Mac, Managing Partner in Washington.
“I am delighted to join the extraordinary team of lawyers and professionals at the Firm. This is an opportunity not only to work with U.S. and international companies with business interests across the CIS region, but also to help improve ties between the countries at a time of transition,” said Ambassador Warlick.