Jordan R. Silversmith

Associate

New York
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Overview

Jordan Silversmith enlists a passion for advocacy to benefit clients of his developing practice. Eager to utilize his strengths in legal writing and research to meet the needs of others, he has assisted team members on complex matters that involved international anticorruption enforcement and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, including relying on his foreign language skills to aid with a presentation that explained FCPA rules and regulations to Latin American companies.

Recognitions and Memberships

Blog Posts

Prior Positions

  • The Honorable Leon Ruchelsman, Supreme Court of the State of New York: Judicial Intern (2016)
  • Digital Reasoning Systems Inc.: Data Analyst (2012 to 2014)

Admissions

  • New York
  • District of Columbia

Education

  • J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2018; Virginia Journal of International Law, Research and Projects Editor; Jewish Law Students Association, Co-President; J.B. Moore Society of International Law, Symposium Committee
  • B.A., Vanderbilt University, 2011, summa cum laude

Languages

  • Italian
  • Spanish

Blog

In The Blogs

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Blockchain Monitor
Ethereum Upgrade and Blockchain Identity Solutions Progress, SEC Addresses Digital Asset Custody, Data Published on ICO Penalties and Crypto Crimes
By Robert A. Musiala Jr., Veronica Reynolds, Jordan R. Silversmith
November 13, 2020
In this issue: • Ethereum 2.0 Moves Closer to Launch, Blockchain Identity Solutions Announced • SEC Addresses Digital Asset Custody, Crypto Firms Achieve Licenses/Certs • Crypto Fraudster Sentenced, Data on ICO Penalties and Crypto Crimes...
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Blockchain Monitor
US Crypto Debit Card Launches, Cayman Islands Announces VASP Regulations, Enterprise Developments in Telecom and Transport, DOJ Seizes $1 Billion in Bitcoin
By Robert A. Musiala Jr., Jordan R. Silversmith, Joanna F. Wasick
November 6, 2020
In this issue: • US Crypto Debit Card Launches, Cayman VASP Regs Announced, INX to List in Canada • Blockchain Developments in Telecommunications, Transportation and Digital Identity • DOJ Seizes $1 Billion in Bitcoin from Silk Road, DOJ...
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Blockchain Monitor
US Bank Crypto Services Proceed, Crypto Debit Cards Launch in US and Mexico, Blockchain Enterprise Developments, and Crypto Enforcement Continues
By Robert A. Musiala Jr., Jordan R. Silversmith, Joanna F. Wasick
October 30, 2020
In this issue: • US Bank and Trust Companies Move Forward with Cryptocurrency Services • Cryptocurrency Debit Cards Launch in the United States and Mexico • Blockchain Developments in Protocols, Healthcare, Copyrights, E-Signatures, IoT •...
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Blockchain Monitor
US Firms Invest in Bitcoin; Blockchain Consortia Expand; Industry and Regulators Address Tech Standards, CBDCs, Crypto Investments, Enforcement, Stablecoins, Taxes
By Robert A. Musiala Jr., Jordan R. Silversmith, Joanna F. Wasick
October 16, 2020
In this issue • Fintech Firm Brings $50 Million BTC on to Balance Sheet, Major CBDC Report Published • US Firms Announce Crypto Investment Initiatives, Crypto Fundraising Report Published • Blockchain Consortia Expand, Reports Detail...
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Blockchain Monitor
Blockchain and Crypto Initiatives Launch in Foreign Markets, Guidance Issued on Ransomware and Crypto Derivatives, DOJ Indictment Alleges Crypto Tax Evasion
By Teresa Goody Guillén, Robert A. Musiala Jr., Jordan R. Silversmith
October 9, 2020
In this issue: • Crypto Initiatives Launched by Foreign Banks, Exchanges, Apps, Gaming Firms • New Guidance on Ransomware, Crypto Derivatives; Crypto Tax Report Published • DOJ Charges Allege Crypto Tax Evasion, Interpol Cites Crypto...
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