20 Jan 2020
WH Partners was ranked in Band 2 in the FinTech Legal practice area in Malta. Additionally, Joseph F. Borg was acknowledged as a Band 3 lawyer in the same category.
The guide notes that “WH Partners is a highly regarded firm with a particularly strong technology practice. They are well versed in navigating the regulatory framework for virtual financial assets and also often advise clients on data protection, cybersecurity and tax matters.”
Feedback to Chambers FinTech 2020 included that "They are highly skilled, knowledgeable and commercial. They come to the table to provide solutions from both a legal and a commercial perspective" and "They are very approachable and you don't feel intimidated by them, as the team want to help and understand you."
The international legal guide also mentions that "Joseph Borg exhibits deep expertise in the legal issues surrounding cryptocurrency, blockchain and ICOs. He has additional capability in IP matters as well as being an expert in gaming and gambling law. Borg is the co-founder and vice-president of Bitmalta, a non-profit organisation that creates awareness of disruptive technology. Sources remark that 'he takes care of the customers by meeting their needs, and is very flexible.'"
Chambers FinTech is a comprehensive guide to the leading FinTech professionals across the world. Chambers recommendations are based on months of research by a dedicated, independent team conducting hundreds of in-depth interviews with leading innovators and experts worldwide.
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