National Security Law Journal

Insightful scholarship advancing the field of national security law

Spring 2023 Symposium

The National Security Law Journal held its spring symposium, on the topic of digital currency, on March 3, 2023, from 12:00 – 6:00 P.M. on George Mason University’s Arlington campus. The event was co-hosted with the Journal of Law, Economics and Policy.  Thank you to everyone who helped make the event the success it was.

  • To view a recording of the symposium, visit this link.

  • 12:00: Lunch catered by Mission Barbeque

  • 12:30: Introductory speech by Alexandra Gaiser

  • 1:30: Panel 1: Economic and Privacy Impacts of Digital Currency

  • With Laura Fraedrich, Andrew D. Kasnevich, and Professor J.W. Verret

  • 3:00: Panel 2: Digital Currency’s Impact on Cyber Corporate Governance

  • With Chris Castaldo, Courtney Fisher, and Bryan Mulcahey

  • 4:30: Reception in the Scalia Law atrium



Featured Speakers

    • Chris Castaldo
        • Chief Information Security Officer, Crossbeam; Fellow, National Security Institute

    • Courtney Fisher
        • Associate Attorney, U.S. Court of International Trade

    • Laura Fraedrich
        • Senior Counsel, Lowenstein Sandler LLP

    • Alexandra Harrison Gaiser
        • Director of Regulatory Affairs, River Financial

    • Andrew D. Kasnevich
        • Counsel, Hunton Andrews Kurth

    • Bryan L. Mulcahey
        • Partner, FS Vector

    • Professor J.W. Verret
        • Associate Professor of Law, GMU Scalia Law