Born in Alice Castello, Italy, Piero Salussolia has been practicing law in the United States since 1984 and is a member of both the Florida and California Bars. Mr. Salussolia has been a member of the Florida Tax Section (where he served as Vice Chairman of the Foreign Tax Committee from 1989 to 1992) and the Florida International Law Section.Mr. Salussolia was a founder of the Italy-America Chamber of Commerce, South East Chapter where he served as Executive Vice President. Mr. Salussolia graduated from the “Universitá Degli Studi”, Turin, Italy, with a doctorate degree in Political Science. He received his Master’s degree in Political Science from San Francisco State University, his Jurist Doctor from the University of San Francisco and his Master in Taxation from New York University. He started his legal career with a prominent Miami law firm and subsequently joined the local office of a leading worldwide firm where he became an international partner concentrating in international tax law.In 1994, Mr. Salussolia started his own firm providing personalized services to an international clientele. For his services to the italian community, Mr. Salussolia has been knighted by the Italian Republic. Mr. Salussolia has spoken at seminars in the United States and abroad and has published extensively on international tax and investment matters. Mr. Salussolia is also focused on immigration, commercial and corporate law. He speaks Italian, English, Spanish and French.