FinTech Legal - USA
What the team is known for
Davis Wright Tremaine provides trusted counsel on payments, lending, consumer regulatory advice, technology transactions, intellectual property, M&A, data protection, enforcement and litigation. The firm wins praise from sources for its legal and regulatory advice on significant payments matters in the US.
"The firm has wonderful practitioners who are experts in their fields. They are knowledgeable and a pleasure to work with."
"We send all our toughest payments questions to DWT. They are consistently thoughtful, thorough, and timely in their responses."
"The payments/FinTech team advises many of the big players in the space, from all negotiation postures, so they have deep expertise as well as up-to-date commercial and market awareness."
Andrew Lorentz has a strong practice in payments and lending regulation. He advises prominent market players on civil litigation and investigations, compliance due diligence and state licensing issues. "He has deep expertise, combined with an excellent negotiation demeanour and business-minded advice." "He is deeply familiar with the payments industry and he has been able to provide clear, well-reasoned guidance for all issues we have brought to him. Furthermore, he has been fantastic with counterparties during contract negotiations."