Dario de Martino

Co-Chair, Blockchain Practice of Morrison & Foerster LLP

Dario de Martino is an associate in the Corporate Department of Morrison & Foerster’s New York office, and serves as the Co-Chair of MoFo’s Blockchain + Smart Contracts Group.

Mr. de Martino’s practice focuses on domestic and cross-border corporate transactions, principally in connection with public and private mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity transactions, and corporate governance matters. He represents a broad array of U.S.-based and international clients, ranging from global corporations to closely held companies, most of which are active in the following industries: technology including blockchain and cryptocurrencies, financial services, and healthcare. He regularly counsels clients in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space, including with respect to private equity investments in companies developing blockchain-based technologies and token offerings (also known as ICOs).

Mr. de Martino is a frequent speaker and writer on various topics in M&A and private equity with a particular focus on emerging technologies, blockchain investments and token offerings. He is also actively involved in the firm’s diversity and inclusion efforts. Prior to joining Morrison & Foerster, Mr. de Martino was a transactional associate at two other major international firms.