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Lewis Cohen

Lewis Cohen is co-founder of DLx Law, a new law firm for a new economy. He works together with co-founder Angela Angelovska- Wilson and the rest of the DLx Law team to provide in-depth legal counsel to startups, major enterprises, and governmental entities on a broad range of matters involving the use of blockchain and distributed ledger technology. Passionate about this technology, Lewis has become a major advocate for its potential to benefit and transform industries around the globe.

Prior to founding DLx Law, Lewis served as co-chair of Hogan Lovells’ blockchain and cryptocurrency group, where he advised clients on initial coin offerings (ICOs) and other financings as well as the evolving regulatory landscape and its effects on the blockchain ecosystem. He also guided the firm in its understanding and adoption of the technology.

Lewis brings more than 20 years of experience as a traditional capital markets and finance partner at both Clifford Chance and Hogan Lovells. Recognized by Chambers Global, he focused on structured products and cross-border transactions.

Lewis is a frequent public speaker on the topic of blockchain and distributed ledger technology and co-chairs the Distributed Ledger Task Force of the Structured Finance Industry Group (SFIG), the leading trade association for the structured finance industry.

Lewis obtained his J.D. from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 1986.

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, November 2

11:50am PDT