Meital Stavinsky

Miami,  FL  U.S.A.

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Experience & CredentialsOther Offices

Practice Areas

  • Government Law & Policy
  • Global - Israel Practice
  • Green Building & Sustainable Development
  • Climate Change
  • Emerging Technology
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Corporate & Securities
Contact InfoTelephone: 305.579.0518
Fax: 305.579.0717
Law SchoolTel Aviv University, Faculty of Law, LL.B., 1995; Tel Aviv University, Faculty of Law, LL.M., Computer/Internet Law, 1999
AdmittedNew York; Israel; Admitted to practice law in New York, District of Columbia and Israel only.; District of Columbia; Certified Foreign Legal Consultant with the Florida Bar

Professional & Community Involvement

•Co-Chair, American Friends of Tel Aviv University Alumni, Florida Chapter
•Board Member, Dream in Green
•External Advisory Board Member, Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator (IN2)
•Strategic Partnership Committee Member, Frost Science Museum
•Member, AIPAC Washington Club
•Advisor, The Idea Center at Miami Dade College partnership with StartTau at Tel Aviv University
•Board Member, American Jewish Committee, Greater Miami and Broward Chapter
•Member, National YoungArts Foundation, Founding Influencer Circle Committee
•Member, Women's Council on Energy and the Environment
•Board Member, Asian American Advisory Board
•Co-Chair, Southeast Florida Clean Cities Coalition, Legislative Committee
•Board Member, Israel American Chamber of Commerce Florida Region
•Founding Member, EcoForum
•Member, American Bar Association, Business Law Committee on Environmental, Energy and Natural Resources Law


Meital Stavinsky's practice focuses on government relations. She primarily advises advanced technologies companies providing beneficial social or environmental impact in the areas of innovative Agtech, Cleantech and transportation. Meital has worked on U.S. congressional and federal legislative matters as well as with various federal agencies such as the Department of Agriculture, the Department of Transportation, the Department of Energy, and the Environmental Protection Agency. As the coordinator of the firm's Israel practice, Meital assists Israeli companies seeking to enter the U.S. market and expand their operations in the States. There has been proven success as these Israeli companies have been matched with strategic partners, potential joint ventures and other business-to-business connections. Meital often serves as a speaker at conferences and seminars in the United States and Israel on Agtech, Cleantech and Israel-related matters.

Meital is certified by the U.S. Green Building Council as a Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED AP).

Areas of Concentration

•Governmental Affairs
•Food & Agriculture Technologies
•Clean Technologies
•Transportation Technologies
•Green Buildings
•Corporate Sustainability
•Climate Change
•Corporate Funding
•Corporate Law

Associated News & Events

Press Releases

11.09.15 Greenberg Traurig Shareholder Meital Stavinsky to Speak at Women in Technology Panel Hosted by the University of Miami and WITI SFL
09.04.15 Greenberg Traurig Miami and Consulate General of Israel to Co-Host Israeli Water Technologies Roundtable Discussion
05.15.15 Greenberg Traurig is a Sponsor of the 15th Annual Conference of the Israel Bar Association
05.04.15 Greenberg Traurig's Meital Stavinsky Co-Chairs Entrepreneurs On Tap Meeting Series
12.08.14 Greenberg Traurig Hosts 'Strengthening the Economic Ties between Florida and Israel' Breakfast Roundtable Discussion
08.28.14 Greenberg Traurig's Meital Stavinsky Invited to Join Judging Panel of Israel's CleanTech Open Global Ideas Competition
06.18.14 Greenberg Traurig's Meital Stavinsky Named to the Founding Influencer Circle Committee of the National YoungArts Foundation
05.16.14 Greenberg Traurig is Lead Sponsor for The MIXiii Israel Innovation Conference
03.24.14 Greenberg Traurig's Meital Stavinsky Speaks at 'Israel and Water: Scarcity, Innovation and Cooperation' Conference
03.19.13 Greenberg Traurig's Latin America and Iberian Practice Elevates 6 Attorneys to Shareholder, 1 to Of Counsel

Published Articles

11.18.13 How collaboration with Israel can help Miami-Dade create an efficient, safe water infrastructure
04.05.09 Opportunities in the US for Israeli Cleantech Companies (Hebrew)
10.08.02 The Sarbanes-Oxley Act and Israeli Companies Traded in the U.S.: What Should Israeli Companies do in Order to Comply with the New Act?

Articles, Publications, & Lectures

Authored Articles

• Smart Agriculture in a Changing Environment, Calcalist, September 12, 2014
• How Collaboration with Israel Can Help Miami-Dade Create An Efficient, Safe Water Infrastructure, The Miami Herald, November 17, 2013
• Upgrading the US Water Infrastructure, Calcalist, October 23, 2013
• Al Gore is Not Alone, Globes, November 7, 2007
• The Alien Tort Claims Act, Globes, August 12, 2004
• When the Employees are Chitchatting, Globes, October 29, 2003
• Privacy on the Road: Event Data Recorders (EDR), Globes, August 25, 2003
• Going Public on Wall Street, Globes, August 25, 2003
• Israel Export Institute and Greenberg Traurig Enter Cooperation Agreement, Globes, June 2, 2003
• Cooperation Agreement Between the Israel Export Institute and the American Law Firm of Greenberg Traurig, layatzuahn, April 2002
• Law Firm Reaches Out to Start-Ups in Israel, Miami Daily Business Review, November 19, 2002
• The Sarbanes-Oxley Act and Israeli Companies Traded in the U.S.: What Should Israeli Companies Do in Order to Comply with the New Act? Globes, October 8, 2002
• The Florida Offices of the Law Firm of Greenberg Traurig Will Send a Delegation to Israel, Haaretz, April 11, 2002

Publications (Featured and Quoted)

• Greenberg Traurig Shareholder Meital Stavinsky to Speak at Women in Technology Panel Hosted by the University of Miami and WITI SFL, PRWEB, November 9, 2015
• Meital Stavinsky - Alumni of the Month, TAU Law Alumni Association, October 2015
• Tel Aviv University Alumni Association Names Meital Stavinsky Alumnus of the Month, GT Israel Law Blog, October 21, 2015
• Discussing Israeli Water Technologies, GT Israel Law Blog, October 14, 2015
• Discussing Israeli Water Technologies, Florida Sun-Sentinel, September 21, 2015
• Greenberg Traurig's Meital Stavinsky Serving as 'Entrepreneurs on Tap' Co-Chair, GT Israel Law Blog, May 7, 2015
• Israel's Tech and Startup Success: What Can Miami Learn? The Miami Herald, March 29, 2015
• Israeli Lobbyist Aces Washington's House of Cards, Haaretz, December 7, 2014
• 7 Tips for Israeli Companies: How to Make Lots of Money in the US, (Hebrew), The Marker, December 4, 2014
• Be Good to Green, Yahoo! Finance, September 15, 2014
• Florida's Ties to Israel: Florida is Stepping up Efforts to Attract Israeli Firms, Florida Trend, September 18, 2013
• About Laws and Businesses, Yedioth Aharonot: Yedioth America, August 8, 2013
• About Laws and Businesses, (Hebrew,) Ynet, August 8, 2013
• Expert: Bring US 'Clean Cities' program to Israel, The Jerusalem Post, December 28, 2012
• Opportunities in the US for Israeli Cleantech Companies, Globes, April 5, 2009


•Speaker, Women In Technology: Present and Future Trends of Tech, University of Miami and WITI SFL, November 11, 2015
•Panel Discussion Moderator, Israeli Water Technologies Roundtable Discussion with Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam, September 9, 2015
•Panel Moderator, Entrepreneurship on Tap: Fueling the Start-up Spirit, American Friends of Tel-Aviv University, The Edition Hotel, Miami, FL, May 5, 2015
•Speaker, How Could Israeli Companies Work with the U.S. Federal Government? Select Seminar on Expanding Your Business into the U.S. Market, Tel-Aviv, Israel, October 21, 2014
•Judge, CleanTech Open's Global Ideas Competition, Tel Aviv, Israel, September 10, 2014
•Speaker, Ubiquitous Water: How Innovation, Investment, Partnership and Education Can Empower Us to Enhance and Sustain Clean Fresh Water Supplies, Sustainotopia, Miami Beach, FL, April 17, 2014
•Speaker, Israel and Water: Scarcity, Innovation and Cooperation, American University, March 4, 2014
•Panel Moderator, Innovative Water Technologies, Miami, FL, August 29, 2013
•Speaker, Developing Business Relationships Between Israel & South Florida, The Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County, West Palm Beach, FL, March 1, 2013
•Speaker, Israel Oil-Free Initiative, Southeast Florida Clean Cities Coalition 2013 Biennial Awards Breakfast, Hollywood, FL, February 22, 2013
•Speaker, Tel Aviv University One Day University, American Friends of Tel Aviv University, Aventura, FL, January 30, 2013
•Speaker, U.S. Clean Cities - Might a Similar Model be Considered in Israel? 5th Eilat-Eilot International Renewable Energy Conference, Eilat, Israel, November 28, 2012
•Speaker, Secrets for a Superstar Career, American Friends of Tel Aviv University, Miami Beach, FL, November 7, 2012
•Speaker, Tel Aviv University One Day University, American Friends of Tel Aviv University, Aventura, FL, February 29, 2012
•Panel Moderator, Emerging Israeli Growth, Texas-Israel Cleanovation Event, Houston, TX, September 14, 2011
•Speaker, U.S. Market Opportunities for Israeli Cleantech Companies, 15th Clean Tech Exhibition, Tel Aviv, Israel, July 6, 2011
•Speaker, Green Innovation, Microsoft Women's Forum, Ra'anana, Israel, January 27, 2011
•Speaker, Smart Grid and Distributed Generation, Texas-Israel Cleanovation Event, Austin, TX, February 22, 2010
•Panel Moderator, US Sustainable Green Buildings Opportunities Global Resources Conference, a seminar held in conjunction with Watec 2009, Tel-Aviv, Israel, November 18, 2010
•Speaker, Opportunities for Israeli Companies? session on the U.S. Economic Stimulus Bill Water Infrastructure Funding, Seminar on The Obama Administration Stimulus Package and Economic Plan - How Israeli Cleantech and Water Companies May Take Advantage of U.S. Grants, Loans, Loan Guaranties and Tax Credits, Tel Aviv, Israel, March 31, 2009
•Panel Moderator, The Challenge and the Opportunity, Global Resources Conference, a seminar held in conjunction with WATEC Israel 2007 (Water Technologies and Environmental Control), Tel Aviv, Israel, October 31, 2007

Other Experience

•Director, Legal & Business Development, Gilat Latin America Inc., 2000-2002


•Legal Internship, Efrati Galili & Co., Attorneys, Law Office, Israel, 1995-1996 (Also at Washington, D.C. and Tel Aviv, Israel Offices)

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Office Information

Meital Stavinsky

333 SE 2nd Avenue, Suite 4400
MiamiFL 33131


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