Partner and Head of Fintech Regulatory in London, Orrick.
Category: Financial & Professional Services.
Jacqui heads up the financial services regulatory team in London and is co-chair of Orrick’s global Blockchain and Cryptocurrency group. She has more than 20 years’ experience in providing international regulatory advice across the broad spectrum of the financial services regulated community. Jacqui’s clients include fintech companies, tech providers, asset managers, brokers, banks, fund managers, fund platforms, payment service providers, e-money issuers, exchanges and corporate finance boutiques.
Jacqui is particularly active in the Fintech space, with clients including peer to peer lending platforms, challenger banks, app payment providers, investment and property crowdfunding platforms, robo advisers and wealth management platforms, alternative investment fund managers and on-line broker dealers. Jacqui also has significant experience advising on blockchain, digital currencies and cryptoassets and stable coin offerings.
Jacqui’s practice has been described in Legal 500 as ‘very responsive, proactive’ practice led by ‘extremely knowledgeable’, ‘truly outstanding’ financial services regulatory expert Jacqui Hatfield. She has ‘in-depth understanding of an emerging, evolving market’, and is ‘a straight talker’ with ‘a clear understanding of blockchain and cryptocurrencies’.