Washington, D.C. Office
Behnam Dayanim handles his clients’ most pressing challenges – regulatory and compliance issues, investigations, and significant litigations – and advances their highest priority business objections – including transactions, partnerships and public offerings. A consummate strategic advisor, Behn is a ranked lawyer by The Legal 500 US, Chambers USA and Chambers Global for his work in gaming and gambling, fintech data protection and cybersecurity, as well as trade controls.
Behn advises gaming and gambling providers, large media companies, Fintech, blockchain and more traditional financial services participants, and other technology and consumer-focused companies on issues at the intersection of gaming, financial services, data privacy and governance and related regulatory areas. Clients turn to him for his ability to advise on the whole frame of issues they may encounter, and he is equally comfortable guiding emerging companies in the early stages of their lifecycles and mature, multinational public companies. Behn is at home in the courtroom – representing clients in cutting-edge gaming litigations, before regulatory bodies – helping the crypto industry address growing sanctions and other financial services obligations, and in the boardroom – assisting in the formation of significant commercial partnerships, brand licenses, acquisitions and other combinations.