While many attorneys are newer entrants into the crypto space, Veronica McGregor has been a fintech lawyer “since before ‘fintech’ was a word.”

The former Goodwin Procter partner recently joined Switzerland-based cryptocurrency company ShapeShift as chief legal officer. It’s her first in-house role, but her years as outside counsel in Goodwin’s financial industry, banking, consumer financial services and fintech practices in San Francisco will no doubt serve her well.