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Paul Kavinoky

Senior Advisor
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Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Alabama, USA
    Local Time: Monday 14:18

Practice Expertise

  • Governmental Affairs
  • Economic Development
  • International and Cross Border
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Areas of Practice

  • Economic Development
  • Governmental Affairs
  • International and Cross Border
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WSG Practice Industries

WSG Leadership

  • Mining Group - Member
  • WSG Coronavirus Task Force Group - Member

Profile

Paul Kavinoky is a senior advisor* in the Governmental Affairs and Economic Development practice groups. He has more than 25 years of experience in external affairs, public policy, reputation management and stakeholder engagement.

Prior to joining Bradley, Paul served as chief advisor for global mining company Rio Tinto in Washington, D.C., leading their U.S. government and external affairs strategy. He has extensive experience refining key policy objectives, implementing legislative strategy, and managing communication strategies. He also developed valuable relationships with domestic and international executives, government and non-government stakeholders, and key Congressional committee members. Paul has also served as senior managing director for international law firm Dentons.

During his tenure as a senior Capitol Hill staffer, he handled appropriations for Congressman George Nethercutt (R-WA), who was a member of the House Appropriations Committee. He also served as deputy chief of staff for the former House Resources Committee Chairman, Congressman Richard Pombo (R-CA).

*Paul Kavinoky is not an attorney.

Education

  • University of the Pacific, B.A., Political Science, 1990

Areas of Practice

  • Economic Development
  • Governmental Affairs
  • International and Cross Border

Blogs

It Pays to Be Covered

Bradley's It Pays to Be Covered Blog discusses insurance law developments and industry trends in property and casualty insurance, including the growing cyber insurance market, coverage for drones, and blockchain exposures. We also address practical risk management strategies of interest to risk managers, legal staff, and corporate officers and directors responsible for property and casualty insurance policy portfolios, claims management, and resolution. Our attorneys provide insights based on...

Patent 213

Patent law, like most things in life, is subject to change. Changes to patent laws not only impact investment in your existing IP, but directly shape strategies to protect your freedom to operate. The Patent 213 blog provides up-to-date, insightful analysis of the evolution in the written description and enablement requirements of 35 USC 112 and the subject matter eligibility requirements of 35 USC 101. The Patent 213 blog analyzes key decisions from the district courts and the Federal Circuit,...

The Law of Order

Bradley’s The Law of Order blog serves as a general parliamentary procedure resource, providing information about creation and revision of governing documents (constitutions, bylaws, or rules), application of Robert’s Rules of Order and other procedural authorities in a variety of contexts (such as nonprofits, political parties, homeowners associations, unions, churches, trade associations), and leadership of any type of organizational meeting. In an effort to make all things parliamentary more...

Underwritten

Underwritten covers topics related to life, health, disability and long-term care insurance. Our team of experienced attorneys and authors offers insight on the issues insurers face as they seek to serve their policyholders and to mitigate risk. The blog covers significant court decisions, regulatory actions, ERISA updates, NAIC activity, cybersecurity issues and any other matters that could have an impact on the insurance industry.

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