Douglas J. Pepe

Professorial Lecturer in Law


2000 H Street, NW Washington, DC 20052

Douglas J. Pepe is a partner at Cohen & Gresser LLP in New York, where he practices in the field of complex commercial litigation. In addition to his active law practice, he is the co-founder and lead developer of a company that provides software and tools for tokenizing real-world assets on the blockchain. 

Mr. Pepe also owns a cryptocurrency mining farm and is the developer and inventor of a patent-pending blockchain voting system. He speaks and writes regularly on blockchain-related and other legal issues. Mr. Pepe is a member of the American Law Institute and a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America.

  • Blockchain Law and Policy

BA, SUNY Buffalo State; JD, Columbia University