1976 : Andrew P. Vance joins the firm as a partner


Mr. Vance joined the firm’s New York office after a distinguished career that was capped by his designation as Chief of the Customs Section at the United States Department of Justice. He served as a member of the Advisory Committees of both the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the United States Court of International. He was elected President of the Customs and International Trade Bar Association (“CITBA”). After his death in 1997, CITBA created the Andrew P. Vance Memorial Writing Competition, which continues to this day.