Special Counsel, Cornwalls, Australia
David is a payments, finance, privacy and data lawyer. He has acted for incumbents (including all of the big 4) and start-up fintechs for over 20 years. In the face of regulatory uncertainty, he is passionate about developing legally appropriate legal solutions for products that are based on new technologies. He also drafts and negotiates contracts which allocate regulatory risk and advises clients on the legal aspects of public key cryptography systems. He writes and presents widely on payment system, privacy, data, blockchain and cryptocurrency-related issues.