New Service Offering From FD Associates!

Assistance With Hiring And On-Site Trade Compliance Support


Since 1990, FD Associates has provided expert guidance to companies exporting commodities and services controlled for export under ITAR and the EAR. Our team of export consultants and attorneys has over 100 years of combined experience in export licensing and compliance under the ITAR and EAR, and offer hands-on, practical experience.

Our export consultants also advise on the Foreign Trade Regulations, the Office of Foreign Assets Controls, Anti-boycott laws, and the Foreign Corrupt Practice Act.

We are a one-stop resource for companies in:

  • Commodity Jurisdiction (CJs) and Commodity Classification Determinations (CCATS) including Export Control Reform (ECR) analysis.
  • Developing International Business Development Licensing Strategy.
  • Compliance Programs tailored for small, medium, or large Companies.
  • Registration with the Department of State & Department of Commerce.
  • Assistance with DECCS and Digital Certificates.
  • Licensing Services: preparation, submission, and tracking of ITAR DSP-5, DSP-73, DSP-61s, Technical Assistance Agreements, Manufacturing License Agreements, Warehousing, and Distribution Agreements, Advisory Opinions.
  • Licensing Services: preparation, submission, and tracking of EAR 748P licenses, Advisory Opinions.
  • Licensing Services: Assistance with exporting pursuant to the ITAR or BIS authorization including the preparation and review of shipping documents.
  • ITAR, EAR, and ECR Compliance Training: Tailored On-Site, Webinars, and Monthly Seminars.
  • Due Diligence Investigation for Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Investigations for matters of Non-Compliance.
  • Drafting Voluntary Disclosures and Voluntary Self-Disclosures
  • Audits: Investigation, Procedural – Gap Analysis, Focused, Licensing, Shipping.
  • Support for Customs Detentions and Seizures.
  • On-Site: Short Term Licensing and Compliance Support.

Call our ITAR and EAR export compliance consultants for a free consultation at 703-847-5801, or tell us your needs.