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Constantine is a partner in Reed Smith's Financial Industry Group, Office Managing Partner of the firm’s Miami office and the co-lead for On Chain: Reed Smith’s Crypto & Digital Assets Group.

Constantine advises a wide range of U.S. and international clients on private equity transactions, public and private mergers and acquisitions, crypto investments, emerging company/venture capital transactions, investment funds, hedge funds, financing transactions, corporate formation, and corporate governance. His practice also includes taking a lead role in advising companies on accomplishing their short and long term goals in a wide range of fields.  He also has considerable cross-border experience and acts for foreign companies operating in the United States.


  • State University of New York at Buffalo Law School, 1994, J.D., Publications Editor, Buffalo Law Review
  • Pennsylvania State University, 1991, B.S., Economics

  • Florida

  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of New York

  • Member, Florida Bar Association
  • Board of Directors, Florida Chamber of Commerce
  • Board of Directors, Miami-Dade Beacon Council
  • Executive Committee Member, The Hellenic Initiative