The strength of our Fintech practice, which combines the expertise of our market-leading Technology, Banking and Financial Services practices, ensures that we are a natural choice for disputes in this increasingly important sector.
Our team covers all aspects of the fintech space, including blockchain and other distributed-ledger technologies, cryptocurrencies, payment services technologies, smart contracts, crowdfunding, open banking, robo-advisers, financial cybersecurity, insurtech, microfinance and financial data disputes.
A number of our barristers have previous industry experience of programming and employ their technical understanding to bring a unique perspective when advising on and handling fintech disputes. Members of our Technology team contribute to a number of fintech market groups and projects, including the LawTech Legal Statement on Crypto-assets and Smart Contracts.
Our barristers have expertise covering fintech disputes from launch and regulation to project implementation. This includes:
Reflecting the cross-border nature of the large players in the fintech industry, much of our work is international. Our barristers regularly act in arbitrations seated overseas, under a range of laws as well as in all divisions and lists of the High Court in London. Some of our fintech barristers also sit as arbitrators and appear as experts in foreign proceedings.
For help and advice talk to a member of our clerking team. They can advise on the best options for your matter.
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