Speaking Engagements



Coindesk Live,” Consensus 2019, May 15, 2019.

Reinventing the Wheel: Security Tokens as a New Asset Class,” Consensus 2019, Markets Stage, May 14, 2019.

MIT Enterprise Forum of South Florida, at CIC Miami, Mar. 20, 2019.

Guest Lecturer, “Digital Currencies, Blockchains, and the Future of Financial Services,“ New York University School of Law, New York, New York. Apr. 15, 2019.

Cryptocurrency and Blockchain: Markets, Models and Opportunities,“ Guest Lecturer, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Chicago, IL, Feb 28, 2019.

CLE Webinar: “CRYPTOCURRENCY | BENEFITS & RISKS OF ITS USE WEBINAR PART 3,” New York State Bar Assn,Panelist, with Ron Hedges and Tracy Molino, Feb 26, 2019.

“Tokenization of Securities,” at KoreConX’s KoreSummit, Panelist, with Gregory Strong, Robin Sosnow, and Simon Riveles, in Miami, Florida, Feb 20, 2019

“Security Token Offerings,” Moderator, The North American Bitcoin Conference, Miami, FL, Jan. 17, 2019.

 “Structuring Token Offerings of the Future,” Moderator, BlockchaingeDC, Washington DC, Jan. 14, 2019.



“Tax and Estate Planning for Crypto Assets,” Chicago Estate Planning Council, Chicago, IL, December 13, 2018.

CLE Webinar: “CRYPTOCURRENCY | BENEFITS & RISKS OF ITS USE WEBINAR PART 1,” New York State Bar Assn,Panelist, with Ron Hedges and Tracy Molino, Dec. 10, 2019.

“Blockchain Technology Overview and Regulatory Landscape,” Panelist, NASAA Corporation Finance Training, New Orleans, LA, Nov. 27, 2018.

Interview with Drew Hinkes,” The Cryptolaw Podcast, Nov. 4, 2018.

Guest Lecture, DPELC-MSL Speaker Series, Northwestern University, Oct. 23, 2018.

“Cryptocurrencies and Securities Fraud,” Panelist, PIABA Annual Conference, Bonita Springs, FL, Oct. 10, 2018.

Cryptocurrency/Blockchain Regulation: Beyond the Basics,” Nova Southeastern University, Oct. 8, 2018.

Show Me the Money: Cryptocurrency Trading and Investment Concerns,” with John Roth and Karl Muth, Block(Legal)Tech, Chicago Kent College of Law, Aug. 9, 2018.

“Cryptocurrencies, Blockchains, and Real Estate Innovation,” Florida CCIM, Miami, FL, Jul. 13, 2018.

“Impact of Blockchain,” Panelist, Florida Bar Annual Convention, Orlando, FL, Jun. 13, 2018;

“Bitcoin and Blockchains: The Basics and Beyond”, Panelist, Heritage Foundation Resource Bank Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Jun. 6, 2018;

Blockchain and Real Estate Round Table, with Todd Miller, George Mason University Center for Real Estate Entrepreneurship, Fairfax, VA, May 22, 2018;

 “Initial Coin Offerings,” Panelist, 2018 Blockchain Technology, Digital Currency and ICO National Institute, New York, NY, Apr. 27, 2018;

How Blockchain Will Disrupt The Real Estate Industry,” George Mason Center for Real Estate Entrepreneurship, Apr. 24, 2018.

“Bitcoin and Blockchain Basics,” Panelist, Business Section of the Florida Bar Intellectual Property Section, 2018 IP Symposium, St. Petersburg, FL, Apr. 13, 2018.

KodakOne and Blockchain for Photographers,” B&H Photography Podcast, Mar. 23, 2018.

Smart Contracts and Real Estate,” Credit Suisse Real Estate Blockchain Seminar, New York, NY, Jan 16, 2018;  



Investing in ICOs and Token Sales, Panelist, World Funding Summit, Los Angeles, CA, Nov, 18, 2017;

Fintech and International Trade, Panelist, Lynn University International Business Symposium, Boca Raton, FL, Nov, 15, 2017;

“Bitcoin Bootcamp,” Miami Beach Law and Technology Council Dinner, Miami Beach, FL, Oct. 19, 2017:

Bitcoin, Blockchains, and Real Estate; Miami Realtors RCA Commercial Conference, Coral Gables, FL, Oct. 13, 2017;

“Blockchain Bootcamp,” Law Review Symposium: Entrepreneurship 2.0, at Nova Southeastern University,  Davie, FL, Oct. 6, 2017;

“Regulatory Update,” Panelist, BlockchainDC, Washington D.C., Jul. 28, 2017;

“ICOs and a Survey of Florida Law,” Wyncode Academy, Miami, FL, Jun. 3, 2017;

“Bitcoin and Matrimonial Law,” American College of Matrimonial Lawyers, 39th Annual Institute, Orlando, FL, May 4, 2017;



What Every Estate Planner Needs to Know About BITCOIN, Virtual Currency Transfers, Taxes and the Evolving Law and Regulations,” Notre Dame Tax & Estate Planning Institute, South Bend, IN, Oct. 29, 2016;

“Smart Contracts and Decentralized Autonomous Organizations, Panelist, Blockchain DC, Washington D.C. Aug. 2, 2016;

“BitCounting,” American Women’s Society of Certified Public Accountants, Boca Raton, FL, Jul. 25, 2016; 

Consumers’ Research Bretton Woods 2016 Conference, Workshop Participant, Bretton Woods, NH, Jul. 10-13, 2016; 

“Beyond Bitcoin; How Blockchain Will Change Real Estate Forever,” Panelist, MIT World Real Estate Forum, Cambridge, MA, May 20, 2016;

Bitcoin for Lawyers: Bitcoin, Virtual Currencies, and the Law,” The Bar Association of Montgomery County, Maryland, Rockville, MD, Feb. 4, 2016;



“Blockchain: The Next Big Thing in Capital Markets?” Panelist, Misys Connect Forum Americas, Miami, FL, Nov. 10, 2015; 

“Bitcoin and Real Property,” with Wilhelmina Kightlinger, American Bar Association Real Property & Trust and Estates Spring Symposium, Washington DC, Apr. 30, 2015; 

“Bitcoin and Real Property,” Old Republic Title Company Annual Conference of Counsel, Tampa, FL Apr. 16, 2015;