Title: Corporate / Business Litigation

Profile

George Volsky

Partner

 

George Volsky

Firm: Akerman LLP
Address:One Southeast Third Avenue, 25th Floor
Miami, Florida 33131
United States of America
Phone:305.982.5697
Fax:305.374.5095
Email:Send an Email
Local Time:Tue. 02:17
Web site: Direct Page

 

Areas of Practice

 

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Commercial Litigation
  • International Law
  • Litigation

 

Professional Career

 

Significant Accomplishments

• Represents domestic and foreign clients, including foreign governmental agencies, in the litigation and resolution of business and commercial disputes.
• Counsel to Iberia, Lineas Aereas de España, S.A.
• Counsel to Banco Central del Ecuador
• Piloto Cigars v. Gaby Corp., Case No. 00-02512-CIV-King, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida (2001)
• Envases Venezolanos, S.A. v. Collazo, 559 So.2d 651 (Fla. 3d DCA 1990)
• BHPK Corp. v. Iberia, Lineas Aereas de España, S.A., Case No. 98-1775-CIV-Graham, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida (2000)


Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association

Dade County Bar Association
Cuban-American Bar Association
The Florida Bar (Member, International Law Section)


Seminars

Director, Quinta Conferencia Para Abogados de las Americas, Miami (Co-sponsored by the Cuban-American Bar Association and University of Miami School of Law);
Speaker on International Arbitration at the Illustre Collegi D'Advocats de Barcelona, 2006



Professional Activities and Experience

Assistant State Attorney, Miami-Dade County, Florida, 1975-1978


Bar Admission

1975, Florida

Court Admissions

U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida

 

Education


1975: J.D., University of Chicago Law School
1972: B.A., University of Chicago