Russell Semmel (Summit Co-Chair, New York) is an international trade attorney with Arent Fox LLP. Recognized as a New York Metro Rising Star in International Law by Super Lawyers, Russell’s expertise includes import compliance, free trade agreements, and other related tariff measures. Russell sits on the Democratic National Committee’s National Finance Committee as a co-chair of the Young Professional Leadership Council, and is an active member of the New York Democratic Lawyers Council, a voting rights advocacy group. He is also a member of the Young Professionals Division of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations. Russell is a South Florida native and devoted Florida Gators fan.