Entrepreneurial mindset.
Dedicated team. Global reach.

Blockchain, robotics, artificial intelligence, the internet of things and other game-changing technologies are reshaping traditional industries and yielding new business models.

Khurdayan PLLC is a New York innovation-oriented law firm that supports and serves entrepreneurs, investors and managers embracing new technological advancements.

Our lawyers come from a traditional but diversified investment, corporate, tech and litigation practice. Diversity of backgrounds and experience is what helps us deliver a well-rounded, practical and effective legal advice.

Whether you’re a start-up or an established company looking for day-to-day legal advice, expanding into the US market, raising capital via traditional instruments or digital assets, or dealing with increasingly complex regulatory framework – we are here to help.

Our Capabilities

Blockchain & Crypto

Our Blockchain Practice Group is at the forefront of the blockchain revolution – we help clients structure and launch digital securities (STOs/DSOs), design platform and consumer tokens, obtain necessary licenses to operate DLT projects, and provide expert advice regarding the process of tokenizing different asset classes, including debt, equity, revenue streams, real estate, funds, luxury assets.

Our clients are entrepreneurs, blockchain and FinTech startups, established businesses and developers, individual investors and private funds. We are experienced in working closely with domestic and foreign projects and their advisers to help them understand, plan for and comply with US state and federal laws regulating digital assets and cryptocurrencies.

VC & Corporate

Our Venture Capital and Corporate Practice focuses on representing entrepreneurs, start-ups, growth companies, private equity and venture capital investors whom we advise and guide throughout the entire cycle of an investment, including formation and business structure, angel funding, seed financing, Series A/B/C financing, private placement, recapitalization, restructuring, buy-outs, etc.

We advise fund sponsors and managers on formation of venture capital, private equity and hedge funds and represent such funds in all aspects of fund operation, including structuring, governance and investments in other funds or companies. We also assist in structuring and forming alternative financing vehicles, including tokenized and hybrid funds.

Start-ups

Our dedicated team offers services to emerging companies in NYC, across the U.S. and worldwide. We handle a full range of business services and tackle problems typically encountered by entrepreneurs. We strive to provide exceptional service, valuable advice and practical solutions for our clients – from inception through all phases of a business cycle.

As entrepreneurs ourselves, we recognize and appreciate the fast-paced tempo and hard work it takes to grow successful business.We work one-on-one with each client to understand the industry in general, client’s business specifically, and client’s objectives and long-term goals. Leveraging our experience and expertise in business, corporate and tax laws, we craft customized and effective solutions for each client.

Private Client

Our Private Client Practice Group focuses on serving high net-worth individuals and families with the accumulation, preservation and transfer of personal wealth in diverse industries. Our team understands the myriad of legal, personal and business considerations that can influence a client’s inbound and outbound planning.

We also work with other attorneys, trust professionals, accountants and experts worldwide to assist in the implementation of complex structures that may include domestic trusts, intra-family gifting, offshore corporations, foreign grantor and non-grantor trusts, domestic and international private trust companies, and advice on optimal cross-border investment structures.

Our Team

Rika Khurdayan
Rika Khurdayan
FOUNDER

Rika Khurdayan’s practice involves blockchain, virtual currencies, DSOs/STOs and tokenization of assets.

Rika ...

Hugo  Sandstrom
Hugo Sandstrom
Of Counsel

Hugo Sandstrom focuses on transactional matters, business development, startup structuring and support, and ...

Gleb Zaslavsky, LLM
Gleb Zaslavsky, LLM
ATTORNEY

Gleb Zaslavsky’s practice involves investment and startup structuring and support, international and domestic corporate ...

Céline Moille
Céline Moille
European Desk
Céline Moille’s practice involves blockchain, cryptocurrencies and European regulation and compliance.   Lawyer and ...
Pascal Couturier
Pascal Couturier
European Desk

Pascal Couturier’s 30-year practice and fascinating career encompasses commercial and corporate law, private international ...

Adam Pollock
Adam Pollock
Strategic Co-Counsel

Adam is one of the nation’s leading young whistleblower lawyers.  He brings with him a special ability not just to ...

Steve Cohen
Steve Cohen
Strategic Co-Counsel - Litigation
Steve contributes extensive business and problem-solving experience to challenges that may require litigation – or may ...

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