Co-Head, Bank Regulatory Group. Focuses his practice on the regulation, acquisition and sale of payments companies and money transmitters, licensing and registration of traditional and non-traditional money services businesses (including online transmitters, global B2B providers and cryptocurrency exchanges) and the laws and practices applicable to mobile, digital, virtual, electronic, paper- and card-based payment products and systems. Has represented leading banks, payments companies, card associations, money transmitters and private equity firms in transactional and regulatory matters associated with payments, prepaid cards, digital currencies and money transmission. Has represented both industry leaders and start-ups in major licensing projects and related fintech product rollouts.
American Bar Association.
St. John's University School of Law, JD, cum laude; Notes and Comments Editor, St. John's Law Review; Stony Brook University, BA.