MIAMI, FL – November 3, 2014 – GrayRobinson shareholders, Peter Quinter and Milton Vescovacci, will present at the Cuba 2014: What the U.S. Legal and Business Communities Need to Know seminar. Hosted by The Florida Bar International Law Section and sponsored in part by GrayRobinson, the seminar will feature topics such as the impact of the Cuban diaspora in Cuba and the U.S., issues related to energy, mining and the environment, challenges connected to the legal framework for economic development as well as several other significant matters. Quinter and Vescovacci will specifically discuss “U.S. Policy Towards Cuba – Changes Since 2008.” Scheduled for November 20 – 21, 2014 in Orlando, Florida, the two day course is expected to draw in countless industry experts and provide attendees with insightful information on the current state of Cuba and the legal and business industries.
Quinter is Chair of the International Law Section of The Florida Bar and serves as Chair of the Florida Bar’s International Trade and Customs Committee. He is also Vice-Chair of the American Bar Association’s Customs Law and International Transportation Committees, selected as one of the top customs lawyers in the United States in Chambers USA 2014 and Board Certified in International Law by The Florida Bar. He primarily represents individuals and companies in resolving problems regarding their import and export activities, especially matters involving U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. You can follow his popular blog at http://www.grcustomslaw.com/.
Vescovacci is Program Co-Chair of Cuba 2014: What the U.S. Legal and Business Communities Need to Know. He chairs the firm’s Miami office’s corporate practice and concentrates on general corporate, corporate and structured finance, lending, mortgage banking, securities, venture capital, private equity, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance and compliance. He has experience in various industries, including banking, finance, mortgage (residential, multifamily and commercial), real estate, automobile, aviation, maritime and admiralty, gaming, timeshare, securities, hospitality, restaurant, retail, technology, sports, entertainment, franchising, beverage and spirits, logistics and transportation, fashion and education. Vescovacci also serves on the Board of Directors for the Florida Venture Forum.