McCarthy Tétrault LLP

FinTech Legal Department

Canada
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What the team is known for McCarthy Tétrault are well known for their experience over a wide range of legal areas and as a top-tier firm in corporate and financial law. McCarthy draws on this expertise to advise FinTech start-ups and large tech companies alike on navigating Canada's complex regulatory environment. They have especially noted capability in advising on cryptocurrency matters and on payment platforms.

Strengths

"They are innovative in offering services and are ahead of the pack. Top of our list to contact for tech questions."

"They are thought leaders, and are adept at navigating the regulatory space and the challenges facing a new business."

Work highlights

Provided counsel to long-term client Hyperwallet Systems on a range of regulatory matters, including compliance with anti-money laundering laws.

Advised Goldmoney, a gold-based financial network, on Canadian regulations in relation to the launch of its services.

Notable practitioners Ana Badour in Toronto is a key contact.