Former CFIUS Official from U.S. Department of Treasury J. Philip Ludvigson Joins King & Spalding

J. Philip Ludvigson

WASHINGTON, D.C.—King & Spalding announced today that J. Philip Ludvigson, a former U.S. Department of Treasury official who recently helped lead the office that chairs the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), has joined the firm as a partner on its International Trade team in Washington, D.C.

At Treasury, Ludvigson served in dual roles in the Office of Investment Security, including as the Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary and as the founding Director for Monitoring & Enforcement. Before joining Treasury in 2019, Ludvigson also served as the Acting Director of Foreign Investment Risk Management at the Department of Homeland Security.

At King & Spalding, Ludvigson’s practice will focus on providing strategic advice for clients seeking to identify and address potential CFIUS jurisdiction and risk-related concerns as they structure investments and other business transactions, as well as guiding them through the filing process and mitigation compliance.


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