Los Angeles, California
Amy Wan is the Principal of The Law Office of Amy Wan, Esq., where she practices securities law; CEO of Bootstrap Legal, which automates real estate syndication legal documents; and co-founder and CEO of Sagewise, a legaltech blockchain company. She also consults for crowdfunding and security token companies, including Security Token Academy. She hosts The Law and Blockchain Podcast and has authored the Bloomberg Law practice guide to ICOs and Lexis Nexus' Private Equity practice guide. Previously, she was a Partner at a boutique securities law firm and General Counsel at a real estate crowdfunding platform.
Amy founded Legal Hackers LA, which programs around the intersection of law and technology; was named one of ten women to watch in legal technology by the American Bar Association Journal in 2014 and one of 18 millennials changing legaltech by law.com in 2018; and was nominated as a Finalist for the Corporate Counsel of the Year Award 2015 by LA Business Journal.
Amy has also worked in international regulatory and trade policy at the U.S. Department of Commerce, and was a Presidential Management Fellow at the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of Transportation. She holds an LL.M. in Public International Law from the London School of Economics and Political Science, a JD from the University of Southern California Gould School of Law, and a BA in Biological Sciences from the University of Southern California.
The Law Office of Amy Wan Esq. specializes in representing issuers in syndications, securities issuances, and fund formation, with a specialization in real estate syndication, crowdfunding, and security token compliance. The law firm works in conjunction with Bootstrap Legal, a legal technology company that builds custom document drafting and automation technology for the firm to ensure faster and more cost-effective legal services for clients.
Area of Practice
Legal: Opportunity Zones, Real Estate (Residential), Real Estate (Commercial)
Professional Work Experience
- Previously Partner at Crowdfunding Lawyers
- General Counsel at Patch of Land, PMF.
- ABA “Top Ten Women to Watch in LegalTech”.
- Co-founder of Legal Hackers LA.