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Charles A. Samuels
Chuck is a member practicing in the firm's Washington, DC office. He is engaged in a federal and international regulatory and legislative practice. He has been extensively involved in product safety, environmental, tax, health care, technology and energy issues, and public finance legislative and regulatory matters for a variety of trade associations, corporations, and local governments and state agencies.
In addition, Chuck's practice encompasses work before the U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, Departments of State, Health and Human Services, Energy, and Treasury, United States Trade Representative, Environmental Protection Agency, Federal Trade Commission, the IRS, and other federal and state agencies. He also has extensive experience dealing with Canada, the European Commission, and international bodies. Chuck also engages in trade association representation and antitrust counseling.
As General Counsel of the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers, Chuck negotiated and drafted the amendments to the Consumer Product Safety Act and the National Appliance Energy Conservation Act, and represents the appliance industry at international bodies dealing with safety, energy, ozone depletion, and global warming.
Before joining Mintz Levin, Chuck practiced regulatory law with a law firm in Chicago and then worked in the Executive Office of the President before entering private practice in Washington.
B.A. (1975) from the University of Virginia
LL.B. (1978) from the University of Virginia
Admissions and Memberships
Admitted to practice in the District of Columbia
Admitted to practice in Illinois
Admitted to practice in Massachusetts
Member of the District of Columbia and American Bar Associations