Dan advises on the full range of regulatory issues from licensing, authorization and structuring, to implementation, cross border reporting and M&A regulatory due diligence. His recent work includes counseling on the development of a digital only retail bank and preparing the regulatory license application for a global payment service provider. Dan joins Orrick from Baker Botts and previously practiced with Ernst & Young and Clifford Chance.
“Dan is another great addition to our team, fortifying our fintech and payments regulatory expertise, which is essential to our clients’ strategies,” said Shawn Atkinson, co-leader of Orrick’s Technology Companies Group. “The demand in fintech and payments has not let up, and we believe it will continue to grow.”
“Orrick is the dominant tech firm in the UK and European market, and I’m incredibly excited to join the team at an incredibly dynamic time in the global regulatory and enforcement landscape,” said Dan. “The talent the firm is assembling in the fintech space is truly impressive.”
Orrick advises more than 150 public and venture backed fintech clients globally, as well as their investors, and financial institutions and others in the fintech and crypto space. Orrick is recognized as a leading firm for fintech and payments in Chambers FinTech 2022.