Christer counsels clients on the often complex issues that arise in the defense and government contract fields, including contract procurement, novations and terminations; national security review of foreign acquisitions; and structuring national security arrangements to meet concerns regarding foreign ownership, control and influence. He also helps Eversheds Sutherland (US) clients address licensing and compliance matters under International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and Office of Foreign Assets Control regulations. Christer has extensive experience helping companies conduct internal investigations and defend charges of export control violations. In recent years he has represented clients in the steel, nuclear energy, defense, aerospace and high-tech industries.
Advised NEC on the reorganization of its defense sector business.
Advised on defense sector contracts and licenses.
Advised on Department of Energy contract and regulatory issues.
Christer is a former Fulbright professor and a frequent speaker on international business and trade issues, technology transfers, including cross-border acquisitions, and structuring technology transfers to address national security concerns. He is co-editor and co-contributor to Fortresses and Icebergs: the Evolution of the Transatlantic Defense Market and the Implications for U.S. National Security Policy, a two-volume work recently published by Johns Hopkins University.
The Maple Leaf and Eagle Conference, University of Helsinki (May 2012)
International Conference on American Studies
U.S.-Japan Technology Forum (May 2011)
Vanderbilt University School of Law
Courses taught on the law governing trade, foreign investment and national security in international transactions (January 1, 2010)
Monterey Institute of International Studies Graduate Program
Tax Executives Institute (TEI) European Chapter Winter Conference (January 28, 2008)
Sutherland Partners J. Randall Buchanan, Robert S. Chase, II, Kendall L. Houghton, Jerome B. Libin and Giovanna T. Sparagna and Counsel Walter Hellerstein and Christer L. Mossberg are speaking at the ...
Member, American Bar Association
Member, District of Columbia Bar
Member, New York State Bar Association
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