Digital Currency and Blockchain Technology Practice Group Featured in Missouri Lawyers Weekly

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Missouri Lawyers Weekly featured Capes Sokol and the firm’s new Digital Currency and Blockchain Technology practice group on the cover of its Monday February 12th issue.  The article, titled, “Rise in digital currency, blockchain provides new practice opportunities,” highlights the origin of the firm’s practice group and the promising future for legal work within the growing digital currency industry. Sanford J. Boxerman, Chair of the Digital Currency and Blockchain practice group and one of the firm’s founders, and Andrew W. Blackwell, Capes Sokol associate and member of the practice, were interviewed for the article.


An Excerpt from the Missouri Lawyers Weekly article:

In recent weeks, the value of Bitcoin has spiked, grabbing the attention of many in professions beyond the tech world. Seeing a natural area in which to expand its services, Boxerman’s firm, Capes Sokol, launched a digital currency and blockchain technology practice in January. The practice is believed to be the first of its kind in St. Louis.

To read the full article, please visit the Missouri Lawyers Weekly website.


About the Digital Currency and Blockchain Technology Practice Group

The firm’s Digital Currency and Blockchain Technology Practice Group includes or is comprised of members of the firm’s White Collar Criminal Defense & Internal Investigations; Intellectual Property; Tax Controversy and Litigation; and Business & Finance groups.  This group advises clients across all industries related to transactions involving virtual currency and related technologies. This includes legal counsel on such matters as smart contracts, initial coin offerings, compliance with regulatory requirements such as registration as a money services business, tax treatment of virtual currency transactions, and representation in federal and state criminal and other investigations.

For additional information about the Digital Currency and Blockchain practice group, please visit their page.



Capes Sokol is a St. Louis-based law firm focusing on business, commercial, intellectual property, and product liability litigation; digital currency and blockchain technology; white collar and other criminal defense matters; tax litigation and controversy; trusts & estates; and corporate and real estate matters.

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