About Alan Cohn
is a partner at Steptoe and counsels clients on a range of blockchain and cryptocurrency-related issues, from regulatory best practices for cryptocurrency companies to legal issues associated with novel uses of blockchain technology. His clients include cryptocurrency trading platforms, investment funds, start-ups developing new blockchain protocols, and corporations interested in exploring potential applications of blockchain technology. He helped found Steptoe's blockchain and cryptocurrency practice, and serves as its co-chair. Alan also serves as counsel to the Blockchain Alliance, a public-private forum comprised of a broad coalition of companies, organisations and government agencies dedicated to helping combat criminal activity on the blockchain.