Oliver Völkel is a founding partner of Stadler Völkel Attorneys at Law and is admitted as an attorney in Austria. Oliver advises companies in all stages of capital market issuings and private placements, both national and international. He advises on legal matters concerning cryptocurrencies, banking matters, regulatory matters, capital markets regulation, general corporate and corporate criminal matters. In particular, Oliver has experience in structuring new forms of financing such as Initial Coin Offerings, Initial Token Offerings and Security Token Offerings. His clients include numerous well-known Austrian and foreign companies and banks. Oliver Völkel studied law at the University of Vienna, where he also worked as an Assistant Professor, and at the Columbia Law School in New York. In the past, he worked in the criminal law department at the University of Vienna, among others, as well as in renowned international law firms. He is a lecturer at the law faculty of the University of Vienna and an arbitrator of the Chamber of Commerce's permanent arbitration court in Vienna.