WTI Advisors is a specialized provider of high-end professional services in international trade policy, law and economics.
WTI Advisors is a specialized provider of high- end professional services in international trade policy, law, and economics. WTI Advisors combines a core team of experienced trade practitioners with academic and consulting capacity drawn from their global network of trade experts, including form the ranks of the World Trade Institute (WTI) in Bern.
They provide timely, pragmatic and cost- efficient advice, representation and training in the context of trade negotiations, the formulation and implementation of national trade policy and the settlement of disputes. Their clients include governments, in particular from developing countries, international governmental organizations as well as NGOs, trade associations and private businesses. They have specific regional experiences in Europe, the Caribbean, Africa, the wider ACP, South- East Asia, Central Asia and the Middle East.
Their expertise spans virtually all areas of international law, policy and economics, within and beyond the World Trade Organization (WTO) context. They are proficient in matters ranging from the Doha Development Agenda to WTO dispute settlement, from GATT to GATS, from trade remedies to trade and competition, from agriculture to NAMA, from market access to domestic regulation, from trade and environment to trade and investment, from climate change to national security. Specializations within their core team include, for example, services regulation and related policy-making, the design of goods offers and their negotiation, rules of origin, trade measures to mitigate climate change, TBT and SPS, investment and trade facilitation, subsidies and government procurement. They have particular expertise in WTO accessions, from observership via bilaterals to pre- and post- accession implementation.See more