Executive director, Bitcoin Foundation
Patrick is a founding member and Executive Director for the Bitcoin Foundation. He was formerly General Counsel. His expertise extends across the legal and regulatory issues governing the use of bitcoin, decentralized financial systems, virtual economies, alternative payment systems, and social loyalty and reward programs. He is a member of the bar in Virginia and Washington D.C. Patrick has held executive roles in a number of digital currency companies. He has published in a variety of journals, including Cato Unbound: A Journal of Debate, The Federal Communications Law Journal and The CommLaw Conspectus: Journal of Communications Law and Policy.