Financial Technology (“FinTech”)

Our mission is to be the premier law firm for high-risk financial technology contracts and negotiations. Rapid innovation has dramatically increased the reliance of financial institutions on technology to operate their businesses, understand their clients, and meet their regulatory compliance obligations.

We understand the complex legal, business, and regulatory challenges our FinTech clients face in developing, acquiring and commercializing their technology. We support our FinTech clients by developing strategies that manage risk, build strong relationships, and meet overall business objectives.

Based on our understanding of both the law and the industry, we are able to efficiently and effectively provide clear, decisive and straightforward legal support that enables our FinTech clients to close deals quickly. We advise our FinTech clients on a wide range of matters, including:

  • Software as a service (“SaaS”) and technology licensing agreements
  • Joint ventures, strategic alliances, and outsourcing
  • Vendor contract drafting, negotiation, and due diligence
  • Distribution, reseller, and referral agreements
  • Advertising, marketing, and co-branding agreements
  • Federal and state regulatory compliance
  • Examinations conducted by state and federal regulators
  • Privacy and information security policies and best practices
  • Employment matters, including hiring, employment agreements, terminations, and reductions in-force, as well as and drafting employee policies and handbooks
  • Minute books, bylaws, resolutions, consents, and other corporate records
  • Compliance and ethics programs
  • Dispute resolution and litigation