January 11, 2021: William Kimmitt has been re-nominated to be a Member of the U.S. International Trade Commission. Kimmitt was nominated by President Trump last month but his nomination expired at the end of the 116th Congress on January 3, 2021. If confirmed, he will serve a term that expires in 2029.Kimmitt is currently Counselor to the United States Trade Representative, Robert Lighthizer, advising on trade policy and legal matters. Before joining government, Kimmitt was a partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP. He received his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and his B.A. from Duke University.