Mr. David H. Brill
Founder & General Counsel, Celsius Network
David H. Brill is one of the Founders and General Counsel of
Celsius Network. Before joining Celsius, Mr. Brill was the former
General Counsel of a large regulated U.S. digital asset exchange.
Prior to that, Mr. Brill was EVP & General Counsel of American
Stock Transfer & Trust Company, where he led a team of legal and
compliance professionals. Before AST, David spent seven years
with Thomson Reuters and worked in several capacities, including
as a member of the Corporate Services Executive Team and as
Vice President and Principal Legal Counsel.
Mr. Brill is a prominent lawyer in the digital asset space and has
represented digital asset exchanges, blockchain companies,
financial institutions, and pre-ICO companies handling a variety of
regulatory, IP, and corporate and securities matters.
David is the former chair of the Corporate and Securities
Committee of the New York City Chapter of the Association of
Corporate Counsel and also served as its Past President, where as
President he led the chapter to winning Chapter of the Year. David
is a frequent writer and speaker on digital assets, FinTech, and
securities law. Mr. Brill has been interviewed and quoted in the
Wall Street Journal, New York Times, the New York Law Journal
and American Lawyer among others.
Mr. Brill earned his B.A. in History from the University of
Michigan and his J.D. from American University, Washington
College of Law where he was a member of the International Law