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Allen & Overy LLP

FinTech Legal

1 ranked individualsBand 4United Arab EmiratesFinTech 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Allen & Overy is a respected law firm esteemed for its capabilities in blockchain and cryptocurrency matters. The firm is especially strong in handling mandates concerning banking and financial regulation. Allen & Overy's UAE team is also highly experienced in providing expert legal advice on data protection and intellectual property issues as they pertain to the FinTech sector.

Notable practitioners

Tom Butcher is a well-reputed TMT lawyer and leads Allen & Overy's communications, technology and data privacy practice in the Middle East. Butcher offers capabilities in corporate/M&A and in IP, and brings a varied background advising governments, regulators and businesses on groundbreaking commercial and regulatory projects and on digital collaborations.

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United Arab Emirates

FinTech Legal


Tom Butcher
Band 4