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The convenience of two offices (downtown and south Calgary) makes it easier to meet with your lawyers.

Calgary South

300, 14505 Bannister Road SE
Calgary, AB T2X 3J3

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Calgary Downtown

Manulife Place
500, 707 - 5 Street SW
Calgary, AB T2P 0Y3

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Matthew T. Burgoyne

Partner

403.254.3827

OFFICE: Downtown

Assistant

Kimberly Jeffery

403.254.3843

Education

  • 2004 University of Manitoba, LLB

Admissions

  • 2006 Alberta
  • 2005 Manitoba

Experience

Since 2013, Matthew has advised clients in digital currency law and has assisted in the formation of cryptocurrency exchanges, assisted digital token and coin developers, cryptocurrency ATM providers, cryptocurrency investors, cryptocurrency miners and cryptocurrency related investment funds.

Matthew provides securities law, anti-money laundering law and general legal advice to businesses involved in stable coin offerings and initial coin offerings.

He has also assisted in drafting clauses pertaining to cryptocurrency and digital assets for wills, powers of attorney and post-nuptial agreements.

Recognition

RECENT MEDIA COVERAGE

PUBLICATIONS

Memberships
  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Alberta Securities Commission
    • New Economy Advisory Committee
  • Canada Blockchain Consortium
    • Board of Directors, 2020-Present
    • Head of Legal Committee, 2019-2020
  • Private Capital Markets Association of Canada 
    • Private Lending committee
  • TAGLaw Blockchain & Cryptocurrency specialty group
    • Co-Chair
  • Open Banking Initiative Canada
    • Working Group
Community
  • Calgary Crime Stoppers Association
    • President
  • Oxford House Foundation of Canada
    • Former board member
  • Bishop O’Byrne Housing for Seniors Association
    • Former board member
Teaching Roles & Speaking Engagements

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS


SPEAKER

The Future of Money: Canadian Digital Currency Law 2020

Vexxit Business webinar, December 2020


MODERATOR

Trust in Transactions: Security & Digital Currency Exchanges

Alberta Technology Symposium, April 2020


SPEAKER

Trust in Transactions: Security & Digital Currency Exchanges

Alberta Technology Symposium, April 2020


MODERATOR

Trust in Tokens: Regulating Blockchain Securities

Alberta Blockchain Summit, September 2019


SPEAKER

Financing Blockchain Innovation; 
The Future of Blockchain Regulation in Canada

Bitcoin Rodeo Conference, March 2019


SPEAKER

State of Crypto Law 2018

Blockchain & Crypto Business Convention, October 2018

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