Morris Manning & Martin, LLP

R. Will Planert

R. Will Planert

Phone: 202.216.4819
Fax: 202.408.5146
[email protected]
Join my LinkedIn network

Will Planert is a Partner in the firm’s International Trade practice. He concentrates on representing multilateral and foreign-based corporations in a wide variety of international trade disputes, including antidumping and countervailing duty investigations, Section 201 (safeguards) cases, anticircumvention investigations, and customs compliance matters. Mr. Planert appears regularly before the U.S. Department of Commerce, the U.S. International Trade Commission, and the U.S. Bureau of Customs and Border Protection. He is also experienced in complex litigation before the U.S. Court of International Trade and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and before NAFTA binational dispute settlement panels. Mr. Planert counsels domestic and foreign clients on customs compliance issues, NAFTA origin issues, country of origin marking requirements, and quotas.

Representative Experience

  • Representative cases and clients include U.S. International Trade Commission and U.S. Department of Commerce antidumping and countervailing duty investigations and administrative reviews including: Standard Pipe from the United Arab Emirates, Corrosion-Resistant Steel Products from Korea, Italy, and Taiwan, Oil Country Tubular Goods from Korea and Turkey
  • Bell Supply v. United States, 83 F. Supp. 3d 1311 (CIT 2015)
  • Fedmet Res. Corp. v. United States, 70 F. Supp. 3d 1279 (CIT 2015)
  • Fedmet Res. Corp. v. United States, 755 F.3d 912 (Fed. Cir. 2014)


  • Listed,  The Best Lawyers in America, International Trade and Finance Law, 2019


  • Member, American Bar Association