Mari H. Tomunen
Mari Tomunen is a Blockchain and Fintech associate in Sullivan & Worcester's New York office. She advises blockchain and cryptocurrency companies with legal and regulatory issues and proceedings, most commonly those related to securities and commodities law. She has helped clients through dozens of successful Initial Coin Offerings ranging from $10 million to $200 million.
Previously, Mari served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Denny Chin of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, NY. She has also worked as an international corporate tax lawyer at KPMG Oy Ab, Finland, and as a research assistant to SEC Commissioner Robert J. Jackson, Jr. when he was a Professor at Columbia Law School, NY.
Mari graduated from Fordham University School of Law with magna cum laude, and served as a staff member on Fordham Journal of Corporate and Financial Law.
News & Publications
- Injunctive Relief Pending Arbitration, Dispute Resolution Journal Vol. 72 / No. 4 - 2017
- Blockchain & Digital Currency, U.S. News, Global Finance, Law360, Board IQ, The Investment Lawyer, CoinDesk, Quoted (May 4, 2018)
- How Many Times Does the SEC Have to Repeat Itself Before the World Listens?, S&W Client Advisory (December 15, 2017)
Seminars & Presentations
- Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Advantages and Potential Threats
Amcham Finland (April 9, 2018)
- Cryptocurrencies and ICOs – Showcase: Viveca Media
WeWork Financial District (March 29, 2018)
- Been There, Done That: Foreign LL.M. Graduates in the U.S., Where They Work and How They Got There
42 West 44th Street, New York, NY (February 21, 2018)
- Blockchains - Legal and Licensing Implications
Helsinki, Finland (January 15, 2018)
- Independence - from different perspectives
Scandinavia House, New York, NY (October 25, 2017)