Felix Shipkevich

Felix Shipkevich - Moderator

Principal & Founder, Shipkevich PLLC

Felix Shipkevich is a Special Professor of Law at Hofstra University and principal and founder of forward-thinking law firm Shipkevich PLLC, headquartered in New York City with offices in Manhattan, and London.  Mr. Shipkevich maintains an active financial derivatives practice providing legal and regulatory counsel to FinTech and money service business, and he also has extensive experience with ICOs regulations.

His practice also includes enforcement defense litigation and regulatory investigations of money service business by federal and state authorities. He has represented money services business as well as technology companies in the money transmitter space in connection with mergers and acquisitions, cross-border purchase and sale negotiations and agreements, and general money service business company arrangements. Mr. Shipkevich regularly represents some of the largest non-bank foreign exchange dealers and money transmitters. Blockchain-based technologies regulations are his area of expertise and he has spoken at various panels for Cryptocurrency and Capital Markets law.