Grinhaus Law Firm (grinhauslaw.ca) is a business focused law firm located in Toronto, Canada, and a leading and pioneering Canadian law firm in the Blockchain space. Grinhaus Law Firm has niche expertise in tax structuring and regulatory compliance for businesses and individuals with complex assets, including digital assets, as well as complex estates and regulated professional practices.Show more +
Aaron Grinhaus LL.B., J.D., LL.M. (Tax) is a business and tax lawyer, writer and lecturer, and the founder of Grinhaus Law Firm (grinhauslaw.ca), a full-service, business focused boutique law firm located in Toronto, Canada. Aaron advises on business, tax, and estate structuring, as well as regulatory and securities matters. He is also an established Blockchain consultant who advises on the uses of Blockchain technology, smart contracts and digital assets for decentralized investment and finance activities, reducing business costs, supporting capital raises and expediting cross-border wealth transfer and commercial transactions.
Aaron frequently gives presentations on a variety of business, Fintech and law related topics and has acted as chair, presenter and lecturer through a number of educational institutions and organizations. He is Faculty and Co-Director of Osgoode Hall Law School’s prestigious Blockchain Law Certificate Program and regularly publishes articles related to tax structuring and Blockchain law. In 2019 he published "A Practical Guide to Blockchain and Smart Contract Law" (LexisNexis: 2019; 2nd Ed. 2022), the world's first textbook on Blockchain and Smart contract law. He has also published "Blockchain and Smart Contract Law: US and International Perspectives" (LexisNexis: 2022). In January 2022 Grinhaus Law Firm became the first Canadian law firm (and one of only a few in the world) to establish an office in the Metaverse in Decentraland.
Aaron’s diverse legal career included working at a large international law firm, a mid-sized firm, a small firm and briefly as in-house counsel, before founding Grinhaus Law Firm in 2012. Aaron grew up in Toronto, which is where he lives with his wife and family. He holds law degrees from the University of Ottawa (LL.B.), Michigan State University College of Law (J.D.) and a Masters in Tax Law from Osgoode Hall Law School of York University (LL.M.)Show more +
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