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“We’re not just the back office rubber-stamping something. We’re at the table with the boards, regulators and investors trying to figure out what the future of the industry looks like,” said Lindsey Haswell, chief administrative and legal officer of Blockchain.com.

Lindsey Haswell Lindsey Haswell, chief legal and administrative officer at Blockchain.com. Courtesy photo

The cryptocurrency industry is like the Wild West and in-house attorneys want a piece of the action.

That’s how Lindsey Haswell felt when she joined the crypto exchange Blockchain.com earlier this month as its chief administrative and legal officer.

Dan Clark

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