Kathleen W. Cannon Esq.

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
Cannon, Kathleen

Ms. Cannon is the managing partner of the firm's Washington, D.C. office. With more than 30 years of experience in international trade law, Ms. Cannon focuses her practice on assisting domestic industries that are experiencing injury due to unfairly traded imports, primarily through the use of antidumping and countervailing duty laws. Ms. Cannon has been involved in a wide range of trade matters, including World Trade Organization (WTO) international disputes and negotiations, section 232 and section 301 investigations and escape clause cases. She has also participated in implementing trade legislation and regulations. Ms. Cannon represents a wide range of U.S. industries including steel and aluminum producers, wire and wire products manufacturers, fabricated steel products manufacturers (e.g., tool chests, file cabinets, metal shelving), polyester and textile producers, as well as members of the agricultural industry.


Kathleen W. Cannon, Esq.; B.S., University of Maryland (magna cum laude, 1977); J.D., University of North Carolina School of Law (1981); member, District of Columbia Bar.

She is the co-author of Bloomberg BNA Corporate Practice Portfolio SeriesForeign Unfair Competition: Practice and Procedure.  This portfolio volume identifies unfair trade practices and statutory remedies that address those practices. It includes analysis and explanation of extensive changes in those remedies effected by the Uruguay Round Agreements Act and the North American Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act. It examines the countervailing duty, antidumping, and injurious import provisions incorporated into the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended through 1998, as well as the retaliatory action, import relief and adjustment assistance, and relief from communist disruption sections of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended through 1998.