Maxim Macovei is the Partner of Black Swan Law Firm. His areas of practice are civil law, corporate law, IT law. Black Swan Law Firm is providing cutting edge legal services and solutions to national and international clients. Black Swan stands out among other local law firms, they are the pioneers in the legal analysis of blockchain projects in the Republic of Moldova, having experience in supporting blockchain and IT projects in Romania and Estonia. Maxim is the co-founder of such projects as JURIDICE MOLDOVA, Chisinau Legal Hackers, while working on the first Legal Tech startup in the Republic of Moldova. Maxim is currently concerned with research of the legal nature of blockchain technology, smart contracts, and will publish soon a book written by him on these subjects. Another area of interest is Legal Tech, in other words, automation of legal processes and the intersection of law with information technologies.