About Hodder Law

Hodder Law is your trusted partner to navigate the complexity of business law. Whether you’re a business owner, crypto entrepreneur, or individual, our team of experienced attorneys are committed to your success.

Our Mission

At Hodder Law Crypto Firm, we are dedicated to pioneering legal solutions in the ever-evolving landscape of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. Our mission is to provide comprehensive legal counsel, fostering trust and confidence among clients navigating the complexities of the digital economy. By combining our expertise in law and cryptocurrency, we aim to promote innovation, ensure regulatory compliance, and empower our clients to thrive in a secure and transparent ecosystem. Hodder Law Crypto Firm: Your trusted partner in shaping the future of finance.

Our Philosophy

“At Hodder Law Firm, we believe in the transformative power of bitcoin to redefine the future of finance and law. Our philosophy is anchored in the pursuit of innovation, integrity, and in-depth legal expertise.”

Empowerment Through Knowledge:
We are passionate about educating our clients and empowering them with the knowledge to make informed decisions. By staying at the forefront of legal and technological advancements, we ensure that our clients are well-equipped to navigate the ever-changing landscape of digital currency.

Strategic Advocacy:
Our approach to legal representation is both strategic and personalized. We recognize that each client’s needs and goals are unique, and we dedicate ourselves to crafting bespoke legal strategies that align with their vision for success. Our advocacy is not just about addressing current legal challenges but about anticipating future opportunities and risks.

Ethical Innovation:
We uphold the highest standards of ethics and professionalism in all our endeavors. As pioneers in crypto law, we understand the importance of trust, transparency, and accountability. Our commitment to ethical innovation guides us in setting the legal framework that protects and propels the crypto community forward.

Collaborative Success:
Our firm believes in the power of collaboration—between our team, our clients, and the broader crypto ecosystem. We view our client relationships as partnerships, where mutual respect and shared goals pave the way for collective success.

Adaptability and Resilience:
In the face of legal and regulatory uncertainties, our firm stands as a beacon of adaptability and resilience. We embrace change, leveraging it as an opportunity to evolve and strengthen our practice. Our proactive stance ensures that our clients are always a step ahead, secure in their legal standing and poised for growth.

At Hodder Law Firm, our philosophy is more than a set of principles; it’s a reflection of our dedication to advancing the crypto community through legal excellence. Let us guide you through the complexities of crypto law with the strategic insight and unwavering support you deserve.

Our Team

Our team is committed to guiding businesses through the legal complexities of cryptocurrency regulation.

Sasha Hodder

Founder & Experienced Crypto Attorney

Sasha Hodder is the Founder of the Hodder Law Firm and a attorney licensed in Florida.

Sasha operates at the forefront of fintech and cryptocurrency law, and has a long record of guiding businesses through the complexities of digital currency regulation and expansion.

As Senior Counsel at Exodus Movement, Inc., Hodder orchestrated legal strategies for a groundbreaking tokenized Reg A+ offering, which successfully raised $75 million. This role melded legal expertise with operational leadership, backing a diverse team and adeptly overseeing a non-custodial cryptocurrency wallet service.

Long before crypto became mainstream, Sasha Hodder has strategically put Hodder Law on the forefront of innovation by gaining deep technical expertise at the intersection of crypto-tech, fintech, regulation and law.

Hodder Law’s advisory services have extended across a spectrum of crypto pioneers, blending legal insight with product, compliance, and marketing teams in the US, APAC, and Europe. Sasha has refined a versatile skill set, liaising with US regulators like FinCEN, OFAC, the SEC, and various state bank regulators.

In the realm of securities law, Sasha has facilitated Rule 506(b) and (c) and Regulation S private placements, as well as spearheaded a novel tokenized Regulation A+, Tier 2, public offering. Beyond legal practice, Sasha actively engages with the broader community, serving on multiple Boards of Directors and hosting the HODLCast Podcast, where she has conducted over 100 interviews with industry leaders.

Additionally, Sasha regularly contributes to the legal community’s education by offering a Florida Bar CLE course on crypto law. Sasha also publishes comments on various regulatory issues and is a sought after legal expert and public speaker by media outlets such as Coindesk and Bitcoin Magazine.

Licensed to practice in Florida, Sasha Hodder brings the same competitive drive that propelled her to the top of national sales rankings in the mutual fund industry and earned her over 30 Canadian national championships in kayaking, rowing, and swimming, channeling this passionate energy into her dedicated advocacy for the crypto sector.

Ma. Raquelene Joy Sta Cruz

Legal Analyst

Raq has been working with Sasha Hodder in the fast-growing and dynamic cryptocurrency financial sector for the past three years. She began working as a Compliance Officer for Bitcoin ATM kiosks, providing federal compliance services including transaction monitoring and performing all required filings with the Bank Secrecy Act. Raq recently passed the ACAMS certification and examination in 2021.

Prior to her cryptocurrency related work, Raq spent two years as a KYC Analyst at HSBC Global Banking Markets and nearly four years as a Senior Business Processing Specialist at AIG. She graduated cum laude from STI College in the Philippines with a degree in Information Technology.

James Neary

Legal Analyst

James is a bitcoiner and second year law student at the University of Miami School of Law. He began his legal career with an internship at the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, assisting in the prosecution of cybercriminals and crypto fraudsters. He has experience in commercial litigation, real estate and landlord-tenant law, family law, and personal injury law. James is a passionate advocate for bitcoin, and an avid fan of rocket science and space exploration; he aspires to one day be general counsel for a company involved in one of these industries. When he is not studying or working, James enjoys long runs, watching sports, playing guitar, and building legos. 

Frederick Steinmann, CPA

Tax Consultant

Frederick started out his career in Public Accounting at Cohn Reznick, supporting a diverse range of clients from Warner Music Group, The Empire State Building, Juice Press, Gotham Bar and Grill, and many high-net-worth individuals.  In 2007 Frederick joined Blackstone before the firm completed its IPO and became a key member in implementing technological systems and designing processes to improve and automate the global tax financial reporting function.  During 7 years at Blackstone Frederick developed and excelled in a fast-paced, high-growth financial services firm. He had a front-row seat to witnessing the economic and social climate changes after the first monetary system failure of 2008. In 2014, Frederick left Blackstone to begin his practice of working with companies, entrepreneurs, and artists who were building solutions for a more financially and socially sound world. This search line led him to the nascent world of Bitcoin and Blockchain technology in 2018.  He currently advises clients on finance, accounting strategy, tax, business development, and cost-benefit of marketing.  In 2020 he co-founded Cryptotax.ai, a platform where users can own their own data and calculate their cost basis across multiple platforms. 

Adella Toulon-Foerster

Lawyer & Bitcoin pioneer

Adella Toulon-Foerster LLB (hons), LLM, is a pioneer in Bitcoin and related technologies. As a lawyer and early expert on crypto matters she helped develop legal strategies for some of the earliest bitcoin ventures in the U.S. She is the founder of the St. Lucian based Nakamoto Group which works closely with regional Caribbean and North American law firms and advisory groups. The group focuses on multi-jurisdictional corporate governance, regulatory compliance and clarity for tech and cryptocurrency based projects and platforms. She also worked as a partner at Cogent Law, with a focus on startup law in Silicon Valley and Europe. Additionally, she has been involved in legal and regulatory research related to topics such as ransomware, virtual currency, and blockchain technology. Adella Toulon-Foerster’s expertise lies at the intersection of technology, finance, law, and entrepreneurship, making her a sought-after expert to the evolving landscape of crypto-currencies and related legal considerations.