Jeffrey/Fenneman Law + Strategy
Rebecca A. Fenneman is a founding member of Jeffrey/Fenneman Law + Strategy, PLLC, a boutique law firm established to provide legal services to clients in matters involving the jurisdiction of the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC), the Maritime Administration, and related Federal agencies. Before starting this new venture, Rebecca served in many senior career roles at the FMC, including as General Counsel, as the head of the Office of Consumer Affairs and Dispute Resolution Services, and in the Bureau of Trade Analysis.
At Jeffrey/Fenneman, Rebecca has worked with clients in all facets of ocean transportation, including ocean carriers, NVOCCs, marine terminal operators/ports and large shippers, providing counsel on FMC compliance to individual clients and agreements and representation in proceedings before the Commission.
As a result of these positions, Rebecca has deep experience in the industry and the regulation of international ocean shipping, international transportation, logistics, and intermodal transportation policy. She is known for finding practical and creative business solutions in complex commercial disputes.
Rebecca earned her J.D. from the University of Maryland (with honors) and her B.A. from the University of Virginia. She is licensed to practice in Maryland and the District of Columbia.