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Filipp Petkevitch


Filipp is a New York-licensed attorney specializing in crypto, corporate law, and investment funds regulations.

Areas of Expertise

VC & Startups
Securities Regulations
M&A and JVs

Client Testimonials

“Roman is a valuable member of our team. As we work in a rapidly changing industry, we need a lawyer who will be our forward-looking fiduciary willing and able to work with uncertainty. And that's exactly who Roman is.”

Mike Brusov
CEO, Founder

"Roman helped us a lot with our business efforts in Russia. We relied on his advice from day one and can certainly recommend him as a go-to counsel when it comes to joint ventures and acquisitions in Russia."

Bram van Noordenne
Legal Counsel
Damen Shipyards Group

“We are more than comfortable working with Roman knowing that our clients are in the best hands in Russia.”

Cagatay Yilmaz
Managing Partner
Yilmaz Law Offices (Turkey)

“Evgeny did great work for Ambronite regarding our US trademark registration. Always promptly completed agreed tasks on time. Evgeny also demonstrated ability explaining complicated topics in an easily understandable manner. Highly recommended!”

Mikko Ikola

“Evgeny was phenomenal in assisting my business in trademarking our name. He answered every question I had and demonstrated great knowledge and attention to detail. He is definitely a master at his craft. My trademark got approved thanks to him, thank you Evgeny!”

Edwin Soyfer
CEO, Founder
The Car Guys

More About Filipp

My legal journey started in Belarus and led me to New York, where I am admitted to practice law.

The path of the legal profession can be unclear, yet I found my passion in helping entrepreneurs and visionaries comply with the law while they change this world. That is why I am focused on web3, fintech, and corporate law.

Outside of work, I photograph moments and enjoy challenging myself with different sports. Also, I like to get out of town for a hike or to visit historical places.

Select Experience

  • Consult web3 projects on structuring and incorporation in the U.S., EU, UAE, BVI, Cayman Islands, and others
  • Support with crypto scams, tracing perpetuators, freezing stolen assets, communicating with exchanges
  • Legal advice on fundraising via SAFEs, SAFTs, Token Warrant Agreements, FASTs, and other instruments
  • Support to venture funds on securities regulations
  • Assist with the establishment and structuring of U.S.-based venture and hedge funds
  • Draft legal opinions on E.U. and U.S. sanctions compliance and OFAC licenses


  • Fordham University School of Law, LL.M., cum laude ‘19
  • Belarusian State University, Faculty of Law, with honors ‘18