Offering a blend of knowledge, experience, business acumen and innovation, Brown Rudnick assists its Digital Commerce clients on exploring the benefits Blockchain, DLT, and Cryptocurrencies provide as well as expanding operations in a compliant manner across the globe.

We work with established companies, platforms in various development stages, start-ups, exchanges, financial institutions, investors, miners, and individuals looking to explore the benefits that Blockchain and digitization can offer, or expand their existing operations, in a compliant manner across jurisdictions.

Our team consists of a multicultural and multidisciplinary group of lawyers with decades of experience and a global footprint that allows us to assist clients around the world.

Some of the services we provide our clients include:

Raising capital and issuing tokens in compliance with applicable law

Advice regarding compliance with KYC/AML obligations, government sanctions, and licensing requirements

Cybersecurity and Data Privacy

Guidance in connection with applicable Money Transmitter regulations, Broker Dealers, ATS registrations, CFTC compliance, and Investment Company Act

Design of Investment and Fund Structures

Global Tax Planning

Intellectual Property related matters, including protection of trade secrets, patents, trademarks, and copyrights

Preparation of website disclaimers and assistance with third party communications and disclosures

Payment Systems

Supply Chain Optimization


Internal Investigations and White-Collar Defense

Government Investigations and Enforcement Actions

Representative Clients include:

ACN Token, aelf (ELF), Aion (AION), Airthereum, Aleph Zero Foundation, AppCoins (APPC), BCG Chain (BCG), Bibox (BIX), Binance (BNB), Bitcoin Foundation, Bitcoin Suisse, Bitlumens (BLS), BitTorrent (BTT), Blockcloud (BLOC), Blockhaus, BLOCKv (VEE), BnkToTheFuture (BFT), Cardano (ADA), Coin2Fly (CTF), Contents Protocol (CPT), Cosmo Coin (COSM), Credits (CS), CSN, Dala (DALA), Data (DTA), Databits (DTB), DAV Network (DAV), DigixDAO (DGD) and Digix Gold (DGX), Distributed Credit Chain (DCC), Dukascash, Dukascoin, EBCoin (EBC), Efforce (WOZX), FUSION (FSN), Givit, Goldcoin (GLC), GRMTK, Haven (XHV), Heymate (HEY), HyperCash (HC), Humaniq (HMQ), indaHash (IDH), IOST (IOST), KRATOS (TOS), Lendtract, Leveller Media, Maecenas (ART), Medibloc (MED), Merculet (MVP), Metadium (META), Mithril (MITH), Nash Exchange (NEX), NEO (NEO) and Gas (GAS), Obyte/Byteball (GBYTE), OMF, Ontology (ONT) and Ontology Gas (ONG), PAL Network (PAL), Particl (PART), Patientory (PTOY), PieDao (DOUGH), Premium Enterprise, Project SHIVOM (OmiX), Qwark (QWARK), Rate3 (RTE), Sentinel Protocol (UPP), Shift (SHIFT), SingularDTV, SingularX, SoluTech, Spatium (SPT), Tapatalk, TomoChain (TOMO), TTC Token, Ultrain (UGAS), and Vestergaard.

Digital Commerce: Blockchain, DLT, Cryptocurrency, Digital Assets Group Leader

Clara Krivoy


New York, NY