Daniel Cohen is an associate in the firm's Washington, D.C. office. He focuses his practice on regulatory compliance for depository institutions and money services businesses (MSB), including cryptocurrency trading platforms, and public policy counseling and advocacy on financial services policy for a wide range of institutions and trade associations. Additionally, he has experience helping represent financial institutions in class action litigation.
Daniel also represents food companies in obtaining insurance coverage in complex, multiparty disputes involving product liability, product recalls, and supply chain issues. In this practice, he has assisted several companies in settlement negotiations and mediations with third parties and insurance carriers, helping these clients recover insurance proceeds.
He also is involved in various pro bono matters at K&L Gates, including the representation of a client for special immigrant juvenile status, and advising a charitable prepaid card program.
Daniel writes extensively on the digital assets and blockchain applications, financial services and cannabis banking policy. His writings are often published on JD Supra. He also has been published in several legal journals, including the Virginia Law Review, the Dickinson Law Review, the Virginia Journal of Social Policy and the Law, the Energy Law Journal, the Banking Law Journal, and the Investment Lawyer.