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Born in Daytona Beach, Florida, 1st generation American born of Russian parents, fluent in English and Russian.  Enjoys spening time with family, traveling, playing ice hockey and wakeboarding.


Languages spoken: Russian, English

Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 34%
  2. Criminal Defense: 33%
  3. Immigration: 33%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

8 total 

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    I have had the pleasure of working with Mr. Shekhter on numerous occasions and have found him to be an excellent in every instance. Mr. Shekhter is well known and respected for his work in criminal, immigration and personal injury cases, and his is an attorney to whom I have sent friends and family in the past and will continue to do so in the future. I strongly endorse Mr. Shekhter.


    William Arnau Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • William Ashby Underhill

    I endorse this lawyer. David is always prompt and respectful to oppossing counsel.


    William Underhill Aviation Attorney
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Contact info

Politis & Matovina, P.A. - Main Office

730 Dunlawton Avenue
Port Orange, FL, 321274242

Politis & Matovina, P.A.

1200 N. Volusia Avenue
Orange City, FL, 32763

Politis & Matovina, P.A.

20 Airport Road
Suite A
Palm Coast, FL, 32164

Politis & Matovina, P.A.

170 East Granada Boulevard
Suite A
Ormond Beach, FL, 32176



FLMember in Good Standing200506/21/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Stallworth Trial Team AwardStetson University College of LawN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate AttorneyPolitis & Matovina, P.A.2010 - Present
PartnerDavid A. Shekhter, P.A.2007 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
Flagler County Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Volusia Civil Trial Attorneys AssociationMember2011 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Central Florida Chapter)Member2006 - Present
Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2006 - Present
Volusia County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Pi Kappa Alpha FraternityChapter Advisor2000 - Present
Florida Justice AssociationMemberN/A
US District Court, Middle District of FloridaMemberN/A
Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Volusia chapter)MemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stetson University College of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris DoctorN/A2005
Florida International UniversityPolitical ScienceOther - Bachelors2003
Daytona Beach Community CollegeN/AA.A.2000
Seabreeze High SchoolN/AN/A1998