News: Press Release

Jason Nagi Joins Offit Kurman’s New York Office

For Immediate Release

New York City | April 12, 2021

Offit Kurman is pleased to announce that Jason Nagi has joined the firm’s offices in New York City as chair of the Distressed Real Estate practice and as head of the FinTech and Regulatory practice, as part of Offit Kurman’s strategic growth plans to expand into the national market and in these practice areas.

Mr. Nagi represents lenders and borrowers in every commercial real estate asset class, in all stages of the distressed cycle, including sales via the Uniform Commercial Code, and through bankruptcy exit.  He uses his creditor-focused, finance experience to counsel early-stage and mature FinTech companies as well as traditional and non-traditional lenders in both business ventures and litigation. Mr. Nagi regularly counsels companies in applying blockchain technology to their respective industries, fundraising efforts, and regulatory issues, advising clients on SEC, CFTC, FinCEN, and state-level MSBs, including the issuance of securitized digital assets.

Mr. Nagi is on the advisory board of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance, is a frequent speaker at conferences, has authored numerous articles on FinTech issues, and is the host of the CryptoCharacters podcast, which focuses on innovation in the FinTech world.

Mr. Nagi received his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School and was part of the Moot Court Honor Society. He received his B.A. from New York University and graduated cum laude with honors in English. He is admitted to practice in New Jersey, New York, the U.S. District Court, Southern, North, Western, and Eastern District of New York, the U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of New Jersey, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern Districts of New York, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of New Jersey, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

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