Thursday, December 5, 2019
1.00 Law & Legal CLE Credit
Live and Webcast options available



  • What are cryptocurrencies?
  • What is blockchain technology?
  • Blockchain transaction explained
  • How to transact in Bitcoin
  • Preserving the asset for settlement or trial
  • Tracking down cryptocurrency

Distinguished Faculty
Chad Johnsrud, CFA, is the managing director for BNY Mellon Wealth Management in the Pacific Northwest and mountain states region. In this role, he provides direct leadership for the region's wealth management efforts. In addition, he works directly with clients to address their investment and wealth management needs.

Chad joined the firm in 2004 and has almost twenty years of experience in the investment management industry. Previously, he was working as an investment analyst with Neilson Elggren LLP and Mountain America Investments, where he evaluated and recommended investments for private clients.

Chad holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Utah, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Brigham Young University. Chad also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is an active member of the CFA Society of Seattle.

Roni Ordell joined Whitaker Kent Ordell PLLC in January 2019. He was admitted to the Bar of the State of Washington in June 2010 and joined the law practice of David J. Ordell in February 2011, with his practice focused on domestic relations. Prior to joining that firm, he was a faculty fellow and associate in public health law at Arizona State University (from April 2010 to December 2010), where he worked on publications related to the law and public health. During that time, Ron also served as Deputy Director – Western Region of the Public Health Law Network. Prior to becoming an attorney, Ron worked for two years as a Program Manager for Microsoft, and for more than four years for Nike as a Finance Business Systems Analyst.

Please Note:

For registration, the ‘Non-KCBA Member’ category includes Attorneys who are not KCBA members, LLLTs, Paralegals, Non-Attorneys, and members of the general public.

If you must cancel, tuition will be refunded less a $10 administrative fee, so long as cancellation is received in writing to by 5:00pm, December 2, 2019. After this date, no refunds will be permitted. However, substitute attendees are welcome.

Please advise KCBA in advance of any condition that may impact your participation at the seminar so we may arrange appropriate and comfortable accommodation in time for the program.Content about the CLE event can be placed here.

Event Details

December 05, 2019
Registration: 2:45 PM
Program: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Credits: 1.00 Law & Legal CLE Credit
1200 Fifth Avenue, Suite 700
Seattle,  WA