Leiva Law, P.A.

1500 San Remo Avenue Ste. 245
Coral Gables, Fl 33146, United States

Contact: Aldo Leiva

  • (305) 447-7947

Practice/Organization Description

Aldo M. Leiva, Esq. provides legal services and solutions to U.S. and International clients involved in complex civil and commercial disputes before state and federal courts in Florida. His civil litigation practice includes complex business litigation, construction matters, and professional liability. Mr. Leiva also counsels and represents diverse clients in data security and privacy law, data breach notification, HIPAA/HITECH, and Gramm Bliley Leach Act compliance.

As a Cuba law and policy analyst, Mr. Leiva has also briefed the U.S. State Department, U.S. Representatives and Senators, and U.S. Presidential candidates on Cuba law and policy. He has also presented on Cuba trends and analysis to trade organizations, media organizations, and academic institutions, including FAES, American University, University of Miami, Indiana University, and St. Thomas University. A fluent Spanish speaker/writer with professional and personal ties to Latin America, Mr. Leiva has analyzed U.S.-Mexico legal issues for the National Law Center for Inter-American Free Trade and the Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey.

Mr. Leiva is an active member of the Florida Bar (Business Law, Litigation), the American Bar Association (Science and Technology Section), the Cuban American Bar Association (Cuba Committee), and the Society for Evolutionary Analysis in Law. He also participates in South Florida business organizations, including the U.S. Green Building Council and the Miami Downtown Development Authority, Technology Advisory Council. Mr. Leiva also serves as Chairman of the Board of the Amigos of the Cuban Heritage Collection at the University of Miami Library, the largest collection of Cuban reference and research materials outside Cuba.

Specialties

Complex Civil Litigation

Business Disputes

Construction/Infrastructure Litigation

Data Security and Privacy Law

HIPAA/HITECH

Gramm-Bliley-Leach Act

EU and Latin American Data Security Law

Breach Notification, Assessment and Response

Green Business and Cleantech Law

Non Profit Law

Cuba Law and Policy

Bar Admissions

Florida Bar U.S. Southern District

Education

University of Arizona, J.D. (1997) University of Massachusetts, M.S. (1994)

Professional Associations & Memberships

Science and Technology Law Section, American Bar Association

eDiscovery and Digital Evidence Committee

ePrivacy Law Committee

Information Security Committee

Internet Relationships and Cloud Computing Committee

Business Law Section, American Bar Association

Business and Corporate Litigation Committee

Cloud and IT Services Committee

Cyber Security Committee

Cyberspace Law Committee

International Law Section

Privacy, E-Commerce and Data Security Committee

Technology Advisory Group, Miami Downtown Development Authority

Chairman, Amigos of the Cuban Heritage Collection, University of Miami Richter Library

Human Rights Committee, Cuban American Bar Association

Advisor, Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba

Government Education Liaison, U.S. Green Building Council, South Florida Chapter

Science and Technology Advisor, Juan Carlos "JC" Bermudez for Mayor of Miami-Dade County

Campaign Chair/Treasurer, Campaign to Retain Judge Gladys Perez

Florida Bar

Cuban American Bar Association

Human Rights Committee

Cuba Committee

Areas of Practice
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Government
  • International Law & Trade
  • Litigation
  • Privacy
  • Science, Computers, & Tech
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