Bitcoin Foundation Legal Advisor, Legal Advisor to the World Bank, the Chinese Government & the United Nations. He is affiliated with the China University of Politics and Law (CUPL), China Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), Xavier University, Georgetown University, American University, and is an associate professor of law at Macau University of Science and Technology (LL.M. program).
Edward has lived in the Peoples Republic of China for over 30 years. Edward Lehman is the Founder and Managing Director of Lehman, Lee & Xu, a licensed People’s Republic of China law firm. He is first foreign lawyer to work at a Chinese law firm. His practice encompasses all aspects of China Corporate Commercial Law, including Real Estate, Foreign Investment, IP protection and Enforcement among a few. He has advised international clients in all major economic sectors on investment, trade and dispute resolution matters in China.
“Blockchain, a novel financial technology, holds the promise to disrupt legacy parts of financial services, create liquidity not available through existing financial institutions due to their stranglehold on the laws, policies, and regulations.” Says Edward. This is in an article ‘Blockchain Enables A Distributed, Global Financial System’ that he published on LinkedIn on Feb 28, 2018. He was awarded the 2014 DePauw University Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award for Management and Entrepreneurship in conjunction with the McDermond Centre for Management and Entrepreneurship.
To build MoonX into a titan of an organization in the digital assets ecospace and to drive its strength, reputation and leadership stature globally Edward will be among the driving forces to see it happen. It is an absolute privilege to have legal veteran of digital assets space lead us in building a globally recognized moon family of traders.