Katlyn Ashman

International Trade Specialist / Washington

Katlyn Ashman is an International Trade Specialist at Cassidy Levy Kent’s Washington office. Ms. Ashman assists attorneys and economists involved in trade remedy proceedings before the U.S. Department of Commerce, the U.S. International Trade Commission, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the U.S. Court of International Trade, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. She also has extensive experience with Section 232 exclusion proceedings before the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security.

Ms. Ashman graduated from Michigan State University, where she double majored in Economics and Political Theory & Constitutional Democracy. Her research at Michigan State included the environmental economic impacts of the tourism industry on previously colonized islands, as well as the effects on Chile, its people and economy resulting from U.S. activities supporting the ascendency of the Pinochet regime.

Ms. Ashman began her career in international trade when she interned for the U.S. Department of Commerce in the Steel and Aluminum Division of Enforcement and Compliance. There she supported the Department’s SIMA and AIM license monitors, and analyzed data for antidumping and countervailing duty investigations.


B.A., Economics, Political Theory and Constitutional Democracy, Michigan State University


  • English
  • Spanish (intermediate)