Jean Heilman Grier

Jean Heilman Grier is the Principal and Manager, Trade Practice, at Djaghe, LLC., where she advises and provides assistance to businesses, governments, international organizations and trade groups on a wide variety of international trade and procurement issues. Ms. Grier has more than 30 years of experience in international trade as a U.S. trade negotiator, lawyer, adviser and consultant. She served as the Senior Procurement Negotiator for the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative. Ms. Grier holds a JD from the University of Minnesota, an LLM in International Law from the University of Washington and was a Fulbright Scholar at Tohoku University in Japan. She is the author of numerous publications and maintains a blog, Perspectives on Trade, at