Dave Berson, Partner
Berson Law Group
Dave Berson advises fintech and blockchain startups, and maintains the informational website, blockchainlawguide.com.
Dave is an attorney with over 28 years of experience in business law, securities law and banking law. Dave is experienced in startup business formation, mergers and acquisitions, business contracts, private securities offerings, fintech and blockchain law, and corporate governance.
Dave is also experienced in financial institution regulatory issues, bank mergers, and assisting banks with cease and desist orders and enforcement actions. Dave coauthored the book, The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (American Bar Association 2011). Dave served as the Chair of the American Bar Association Subcommittee on State Banking Law from 2005 to 2007.
Dave worked from 1995 to 1998 for members of the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs. During this time, Dave participated in the drafting of securities and banking legislation.
From 1989 to 1995, Dave practiced business, securities and banking law at law firms in Washington, D.C. Dave received his J.D., in 1989, from Columbia University School of Law.
Dave assists blockchain, digital asset and cryptocurrency businesses with issues related to startup formation, business contracts, tax compliance, private securities offerings, federal electronic transfer regulatory compliance, anti-money laundering compliance, suspicious activity reporting, and money transmitter licensing.