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Speakers: Andrew Lin and Nima Farzaneh Platt Cheema Richmond PLLC
Topic: Cryptocurrency: Tax and Securities Regulation Perspective
Platt Cheema Richmond PLLC
A software developer at heart, Mr. Lin’s broad practice spans technology transactions, intellectual property litigation, and class action litigation. He has counseled clients across a wide range of industries, including life sciences, software, hardware, and blockchain/cryptocurrency.
Always looking to innovate the practice of law, Mr. Lin is open to alternative fee arrangements for startup and small business clients including flat-rate pricing for common tasks and hybrid contingency fee arrangements for patent litigation.
Prior to joining PCR as Senior Counsel, Mr. Lin practiced patent litigation at a large international law firm.
Mr. Farzaneh concentrates his practice primarily on assisting businesses with domestic and international tax planning and corporate matters, including entity structuring and governance, choice of entity (including partnerships, limited liability companies, S corporations and C corporations), finance, tax optimization, reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity sales and executive compensation, employee benefit matters, as well as assisting numerous clients with forming and investing in Qualified Opportunity Zone Funds and cryptocurrency/DeFi. Mr. Farzaneh also assists clients with federal and state tax controversy matters, including examinations and appeals.
Prior to joining PCR, Mr. Farzaneh practiced in Houston as part of a nationally recognized tax planning and business transaction section of a Texas firm. Mr. Farzaneh currently splits his time between Houston and Dallas.