(New York, NY — August 1, 2017) — FisherBroyles, LLP is pleased to announce its FinTech and Blockchain Practice Group.

FinTech and Blockchain Practice Group

FisherBroyles is pleased to announce the formation of its FinTech and Blockchain Practice Group, chaired by partner Michael Pierson, which combines the firm’s expertise in financial regulatory, technology and transactional issues, enabling it to provide a comprehensive service offering to clients operating in or investing in the FinTech and Blockchain space. Drawing upon the firm’s experience in capital markets, data security and privacy, securities and private equity, fund formation, intellectual property and technology, FisherBroyles helps clients invest, fund, develop, and market the innovative services and products that are revolutionizing the financial services and technology industries.

FisherBroyles has experience representing investment banks, private equity and venture capital firms and other financial investors who are active in this space, including counseling both start-up and mature FinTech companies and financial institutions on regulatory, licensing, corporate and compliance issues, including with respect to initial coin offerings and token generating events, crypto assets, and other blockchain issues. Additionally, the firm advises companies, underwriters, lenders, funds and investors on the full lifecycle of financings and exit strategies, including with respect to fund formation for crypto asset funds and FinTech funds.

“We are excited to announce the launch of the firm’s multidisciplinary FinTech and Blockchain Practice Group, which is composed of a deep bench of partners counseling clients in this space.  As the largest cloud-based distributed law firm partnership in the world, we are already leading the way in legal practice innovation by leveraging the latest technology and removing outdated inefficiencies to deliver value for our clients. Furthering our commitment to such innovation, FisherBroyles is developing solutions for the legal industry that put into practice the technology developed by companies in the FinTech and Blockchain space.  FisherBroyles is the Next Generation Law Firm®, and we intend to lead in representing the next generation of companies who are revolutionizing the financial services and technology industries.  Today’s announcement is proof of that undertaking,” said James M. Fisher II, Co-Managing Partner of FisherBroyles, LLP.

About FisherBroyles, LLP

Founded in 2002, FisherBroyles, LLP was the first in the U.S., and now the largest full-service, cloud-based distributed law firm partnership in the world. As one of the fastest growing law firms in the nation, FisherBroyles has over 200 attorneys in 21 offices nationwide. Its efficient and cost-effective Law Firm 2.0® model leverages talent and technology instead of unnecessary overhead that does not add value to clients, all without sacrificing BigLaw quality.

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