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James Gaden

James has been providing legal advice in relation to financial services for over 15 years and has experience across a broad spectrum of legal issues affecting the investment funds industry. He specializes in advising managers of private equity and hedge funds across the region including in Hong Kong, China, Japan, Korea, Singapore and Australia, and works extensively with asset managers, as well as their onshore counsel, advising not only on formation and structuring, but also in acquisition and disposal transactions, restructures, fund financing and fund related disputes. James has developed strong expertise in venture capital and the legal aspects of cryptocurrencies.

June 2019

Coins and the Cayman Islands

“What is a coin?” Lawyers who work in the digital assets space have become very familiar with multiple variations of that question over the last few years. “It depends” is the answer with which issuers have become equally familiar.   There is much legal confusion about the exact nature of a coin or token. This […]