Don currently serves as Senior Advisor to Albright Stonebridge Group and as Of Counsel to Washington Global Law Group. He counsels clients on devising and implementing strategies to achieve their business objectives and overcome the commercial, regulatory, political and cultural obstacles they face. He provides legal counsel and strategy advisory services in several core areas: commercial agreements, real estate transactions, business disputes, international trade & regulatory compliance, and international operations.
Don is committed to public service. He served as Senior Advisor to the Under Secretary for Arms Control & International Security Affairs in the Department of State, as Counselor of the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency and as Director of Legislative affairs at the White House National Security Council.
Over the years, Don has published numerous articles on business, legal and public policy issues, served as a commentator for CNN, MSNBC, Fox Business News, SkyNews, the Voice of America, and the Wall Street Journal. In 2013, Bloomsbury published his critically acclaimed book on US-China relations titled “The China Fallacy: How the U.S. Can Benefit from China’s Rise and Avoid Another Cold War” (Bloomsbury 2013).
Don is an arbitrator for the Office of Dispute Resolution of the Financial Industry Regulatory
Authority (FINRA), an Adjunct Fellow of Pacific Forum CSIS, an arm of the Center for Strategic
and International Studies, and a graduate of the program for senior executives in national
and international security at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government.