Miami partner Aleksey Shtivelman, a member of the firm’s International Dispute Resolution Practice Group, has joined the International Business Committee of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce.
As part of the Committee, Aleksey will be working to support the Chamber’s advocacy efforts, including promoting international business, trade, and logistics in South Florida, growing the Greater Miami Foreign Trade Zone #32 to facilitate the import and export of goods, collaborating with other foreign chambers and economic development agencies, as well as state and federal agencies. Along with GMCC’s Consular Corps and Trade Representatives Committee, the International Business Committee’s mission is to develop, maintain, and expand international business and trade opportunities in Miami.
The Committee is also responsible for hosting dignitaries ensuring the trade community is informed with new international regulations through its Cargo Network and its relationship and bi-national chambers and international organizations.
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About Aleksey Shtivelman
Aleksey Shtivelman is a partner in the International Dispute Resolution Practice Group at Shutts & Bowen LLP. Aleksey focuses his practice on counseling companies and individuals doing business across borders. He specializes in complex dispute resolution, high stakes commercial arbitration, and international litigation, including simultaneous proceedings in multiple jurisdictions, such as the United States, United Kingdom, British Virgin Islands, Ukraine and Russian Federation. Originally from Odessa, Ukraine, he is a native Russian speaker, fluent in Spanish, and adeptly represents clients who conduct business in those languages, and who need assistance with increasingly complex U.S. sanctions regulations and compliance relating to Russia and other countries. Aleksey has been recognized as one of South Florida’s “Most Effective Lawyers” by the Daily Business Review in the Business/Complex Litigation category and as a “Rising Star” and “Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America” for his work in Commercial Litigation by Super Lawyers.