Reuben Bramanthan is Associate Counsel at Coinbase. Reuben is a bitcoin legal and taxation expert. Before joining Coinbase, he helped to establish Australia’s first bitcoin and blockchain-focused law practice, Adroit Lawyers. Reuben was the inaugural lecturer of the Regulation & Digital Currency course in the world’s first Masters program in Digital Currency, at the University of Nicosia. He has been involved in educating governments and regulatory bodies about bitcoin. Reuben regularly delivers presentations about the legal challenges of blockchain technology to accountants, lawyers, finance and other professionals.