Misha Guttentag

Misha Guttentag advises technology companies on compliance, corporate law, and regulation. Current clients include digital asset startups, exchanges, and protocols.

His scholarship on issues ranging from broadband technology to constitutional law has been published in the Yale Journal of Law and Technology, Crypto Insider, California Legal Studies Journal, and American Constitution Society Progressive Scholarship Workshop.

Misha graduated from the Yale Law School, where he co-founded the Yale Law and Technology Society, was an editor of the Yale Journal of Law and Technology, and a founding member of the Open Government and Open Data Governance Innovation Clinic.  He received his B.A. with Highest Honors (summa cum laude) from the University of California, Berkeley, where he won the Bennett Prize in Political Science and the Robert Matsui Writing Contest on Public Service.

Misha was selected for the Fastcase 50 Class of 2017 and has worked with the private and public sectors on the intersection of law and emerging technologies, including as a law clerk in the office of FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn and as a summer associate in Hogan Lovells’ telecommunications practice. Previously, Misha was a chemistry teacher with Teach for America in Houston, Texas.



  • Yale Law School, J.D., 2017
  • University of California, Berkeley, B.A., 2010 (summa cum laude)


  • District of Columbia
  • Texas