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We are proud to announce that Canan Doksat joined Erdem & Erdem as Tax Counsel.

Canan Doksat graduated from Koç University Faculty of Law in 2010. She continues her LL.M at the dissertation stage in Istanbul Bilgi University. She started her working life in 2010 at EY Turkey and worked as Manager in the department of Tax and Law.

She provides advisory and litigation services for national and international companies in relation to tax and customs disputes.

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On the evening of September 8th, 2018, the closing ceremony of the "China (Guangzhou) Lawyer Culture Festival" was held in Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall by Guangzhou Lawyers Association. During the ceremony, ten lawyers were presented awards “The Great Foreign Related Lawyers of Guangzhou”. After the organizing committee’s strict selection, James Chen, managing partner of Zhuoxin Law Firm, together with other nine lawyers, was honored with this great award.

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ALB Client Choice 2017 presents a list of top 20 lawyers from mainland China who are the most sought after in a number of practice areas. James Chen, director and senior partner of Zhuoxin Law Firm, is proud to be one of them. The ALB Client Choice 2017 survey was conducted by online questionnaires. Hundreds of responses have been collected, with invited respondents including in-house counsels, managers or third=party business consultants. Such a nomination proves that James Chen is highly recognized by clients with his superb professional skills, quality and efficient services, and rigorous legal professional qualities.

McLeod Law is pleased to announce that it is one of the first law firms in Canada to accept payment for legal services in cryptocurrency. Led by our Fintech group, McLeod Law is now making this option available to select clients as an alternative payment method.

Using Coinsquare a cryptocurrency exchange provider, we were able to securely accept our first payment in Bitcoin. The Coinsquare platform allows us to securely accept Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ether and other digital currencies. McLeod Law has been active in Canada’s digital currency community since 2013, at a time when the industry was in the early days and just starting to take shape.

For more resources on Fintech and Cryptocurrency, visit our website.

Additional Press Coverage:

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that Jane Bockus was selected by the San Antonio Business Journal as one of only 12 attorneys to be named 2018 Outstanding Lawyers Awards recipients. Jane will be honored along with the other co-recipients at an evening event on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, at The Veranda in San Antonio. Additionally, Jane and the other recipients will be featured in the Friday, Oct. 12 issue of the San Antonio Business Journal.

Read more: Dykema’s Jane Bockus to Receive 2018 Outstanding Lawyer Award From San Antonio Business Journal