James George Jatras

James George Jatras is a specialist in international relations, government affairs, and legislative
politics. Prior to joining Squire Sanders in 2007, he was a partner with another Washington DCbased
law firm. Before entering the private sector he served for many years (1985-2002) as a
policy adviser and analyst for the Republican leadership in the U.S. Senate; before that (1979-
1985), he was a U.S. Foreign Service Officer with the US Department of State, with service in
Mexico and in Soviet affairs and public diplomacy.

Since entering the private sector in 2002, Jatras’s work has spanned a range of legislative and
political issues and international affairs, including matters related to foreign policy, international
security, human rights, public diplomacy, immigration, international trade and finance, and the
global terror risk environment. His international experience includes work relevant to Belgium,
Canada, China, Cuba, France, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, India, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Mexico,
Philippines, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Syria, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, the UK, and
Yemen. He has also advocated in the legislative process for numerous clients in diverse areas
such as appropriations, healthcare, tax, energy (including renewable), pharmaceuticals and
cosmetics, immigration, security services, transportation, bioterrorism, and criminal defense.

Jatras is a frequent speaker, panelist and seminar participant on numerous topics. He has made
numerous media appearances on behalf of his clients and is a frequent contributor to print and
online publications, both in the United States and abroad. He writes and speaks on FATCA
from a legislative and political perspective and has established the site www.repealfatca.com .

He holds a J.D. from Georgetown (1978) and a BA from Penn State (1974). He is a member of
the U.S. Supreme Court Bar and the Pennsylvania and District of Columbia bars.

Author publications

Title Pub Date Languagesort descending
Trump at One Year: His Fate May Hang on What He Does Next About Immigration 25.01.2018 English
Trust issues. What's wrong with the world portrayed by the American Media 14.10.2016 English
A Minor Miracle Took Place in Hamburg Last Week, but Russophobic Insanity Still Is Intensifying in the US 14.07.2017 English
‘Collusion’ Claims Backfire on Democrats Threefold, but Russia Is More Evil Than Ever 30.10.2017 English
It’s Time for America to Cut Loose Our Useless So-Called ‘Allies’ 21.06.2018 English
Trump Tries to Get His Footing in the Washington Swamp: Firing James Comey While Moving Forward with Russia in Syria 17.05.2017 English
Three Dangerous Delusions about Korea 05.09.2017 English
Russia Really Is America’s No. 1 Enemy – Depending on Who ‘America’ Is 01.05.2018 English
Wikileaks’ “Vault 7”: What We Always Suspected Turns Out to Be True 13.03.2017 English
Can the Impending Collapse of Russiagate Halt the Slide Toward a Nuclear 1914? 01.02.2018 English
The Deep State 27.10.2016 English
Trump Tiptoes on Treacherous Tehran Tightrope as He Ends Support for Terrorists in Syria 24.07.2017 English
‘America First!’ AWOL from Beijing, War with North Korea Looms 14.11.2017 English
A Two-Pronged Attack on Orthodoxy and Russia 12.07.2018 English
Russiagate can lead to war 26.05.2017 English
The West’s Quest to ‘Save the World Through Degeneracy’ 27.09.2017 English
When Washington Think Tanks Call for ‘Action’ in the Balkans, Expect Trouble 17.05.2018 English
The Deep State is Fueling Hostility towards Russia and Putin to Legitimize Political Upheaval 23.03.2017 English
Is the Steele Dossier Full of ‘Russian Dirt’ – or British? 15.02.2018 English
American Uprising against the Deep State oligarchy 14.11.2016 English
Bipartisanship! The Evil Party and Stupid Party Team Up to Cripple Trump, Subvert the Rule of Law, and Put the US on a Road to War 31.07.2017 English
Attack on RT Is Another Step Towards Sovietization of American Media 21.11.2017 English
Can Angela Merkel Avoid Trapping Germany in Another Two-Front War? 06.06.2017 English
Political Earthquakes in Diverse Places 02.10.2017 English
Is ‘Wrecking Ball’ Trump Undermining America’s Global Clout? Let’s Hope So! 23.05.2018 English