Nelson W. Cunningham

Specialist on international trade and foreign policy

Nelson W. Cunningham was a special advisor to President Clinton on Western Hemisphere and trade matters, and previously was general counsel to then-Senator Joseph Biden. He is managing partner and co-founder of McLarty Associates, an international strategic advisory firm based in Washington DC that counsels corporations and nonprofits on government and economic issues around the globe. He was a senior foreign policy and trade advisor on the Kerry ’04 campaign and was the Obama Transition Team lead for the trade export agencies. He speaks and writes frequently on political and international economic issues. He is a graduate of Yale College and Stanford Law School, and grew up in Latin America as the son of an American businessman. For a full bio click here.