Peter A. Quinter, Shareholder in Charge of the Customs and International Trade Law Group at the law firm of GrayRobinson, P.A., has been appointed by the American Bar Association’s Section of International Law as Vice-Chair of both the Customs Law Committee and the International Transportation Committee. The upcoming 2014 to 2015 term will mark Quinter as the longest serving Vice-Chair of the Customs Law Committee in Section history. Through its Committees, ABA International identifies de
veloping areas of international legal practice and responds to member needs related to such issues. ABA International’s mission is to be the preeminent U.S.-based international legal organization by advancing the professional excellence of its membership; bridging the U.S. and non-U.S. legal communities; helping members serve the international needs of their clients; promoting substantive international expertise; and strengthening the just implementation of the rule of law.
Quinter is Chair of the Florida Bar’s International Trade and Customs Committee. 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 Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. You can read his recent interview with Forbes.com online and follow his popular blog at http://www.grcustomslaw.com/.