Scott S. Lincicome | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Scott Lincicome
Scott Lincicome

Scott S. Lincicome

Counsel, Washington, DC

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Mr. Lincicome is an international trade attorney with experience in trade remedy investigations in the United States, Europe, China, India and Turkey, and in related litigation before the US Court of International Trade, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the WTO's Dispute Settlement Body. He has advised clients on bilateral trade agreements and US trade policy, as well as WTO accessions, compliance and negotiations. Mr. Lincicome advises multinational and sovereign clients on how to best conform their transactions and policies to global trade rules and related national regulations.

Mr. Lincicome is an adjunct scholar with the Cato Institute in Washington, DC, where he writes and speaks on US trade policy and politics. He also is a senior visiting lecturer at Duke University Law School, where he teaches a course on international trade law, and previously taught international trade policy at Duke. Prior to joining White & Case, he worked from 1998–2001 as a research assistant with the Institute's Center for Trade Policy Studies.

Bars and Courts

  • District of Columbia Bar
  • North Carolina State Bar
  • US Court of International Trade


  • JD, University of Virginia School of Law
  • BA, University of Virginia


  • English
  • German


Speaking Engagements

"Commerce Dept. Studies China's Subsidized Solar Panel Industry", October 9, 2012: FOX Business News

"Countervailing Calamity: How to Stop the Global Subsidies Race", October 9, 2012

"Beyond Exports: A Better Case for Free Trade", March 24, 2011

"Administration Criticized For Soft Position on China", June 10, 2010: FOX Business


  • License to Drill: The Case for Modernizing America's Crude Oil and Natural Gas Export Licensing Systems, Cato Institute Free Trade Bulletin No. 50, Feb. 21, 2013
  • Countervailing Calamity: How to Stop the Global Subsidies Race, Cato Institute Policy Analysis No. 710, Oct. 9, 2012
  • How our 'do nothing' Congress can help US-China trade relations, Daily Caller, Feb. 27, 2012
  • Santorum: Can A Protectionist Still Be Conservative?, Investor's Business Daily, Jan. 10, 2012
  • One Cheer (At Most) for Our New FTAs, The Daily Caller, Oct. 16, 2011