O'Melveny & Myers LLP

FinTech Legal Department

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What the team is known for O'Melveny & Myers has built a high-quality FinTech practice providing advice to early-stage companies as well as larger financial institutions. They are particularly praised for their expertise in advising on venture financing, representing both investee companies and investment funds. The firm is also well regarded for its work in the sphere of blockchain and cryptocurrency, specifically on ICO-related advice.

Strengths"We use them for securities and SEC regulatory matters, and appreciate their willingness to journey with clients into unknown territory."

Work highlights Advised the Crypto Rating Council, an association of leading crypto companies, on the development of a pioneering evaluation and rating system for cryptocurrencies.

Notable practitioners Eric Sibbitt is a key contact.