Angela Angelovska-Wilson, co-founded DLx Law with Lewis R. Cohen. Angela is an early distributed ledger technology adopter and a leading authority in the evolving global legal and regulatory landscape surrounding distributed ledger technology and smart contracts. Angela and the DLx team provide strategic legal advice with an emphasis on emerging regulatory and public policy affecting distributed ledger technology, financial regulation, intellectual property, and information technology. In addition to DLx Law, Angela is also co-founder of Sila Inc., an innovative technology company.
Prior to co-founding DLx Law, Angela served as the Chief Legal & Compliance Officer of Digital Asset and was part of the founding team.
Prior to joining Digital Asset, Angela was a partner at Reed Smith where she regularly advised clients on the implementation of new technologies to finance and the complex regulatory schemes involved in the development, creation, marketing, sale and servicing of various financial services and products. Before Reed Smith, Angela spent most of her career in various roles at Latham & Watkins, where she was recognized by the The Legal 500 US among the top finance attorneys in the U.S.
Angela has a deep understanding of the Fin-Tech industry and in particular the distributed ledger industry, having been involved in a number of startups in various roles, as an employee, entrepreneur and advisor.
Angela holds a B.A. from Taylor University and a J.D. from American University Washington College of Law.