Of Counsel, Steptoe & Johnson LLPAlan Cohn is Of Counsel at Steptoe & Johnson LLP and Co-Chair of the firm's Blockchain and Digital Currency practice. Cohn counsels companies on cybersecurity, blockchain and distributed ledger technology, and national security issues. He previously served in senior policy and management positions at the US Department of Homeland Security for almost a decade, most recently as the Assistant Secretary for Strategy, Planning, Analysis and Risk and second-in-charge overall of the DHS Office of Policy. Cohn serves as an advisor to several blockchain companies, including companies focused on identity validation and blockchain analytics. He is also the Co-Chair of the World Economic Forum's Global Future Council on Cybersecurity and an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown Law.
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