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Financial services sector specialist Martin Cornish joins Humphreys Law
umphreys Law is pleased to announce the appointment of Martin Cornish as Senior Consultant. Martin is well known in the financial services advisory community and comes to Humphreys Law with a stellar track record.
Henry Humphreys, founding partner of Humphreys Law, said: “We are extremely pleased to have Martin on board. He will be working closely with me to expand our advisory offering for venture capital-backed fintech companies, while also leading our focus on blockchain ventures seeking to raise funds through initial coin/token offerings. We are amongst the few firms really engaging with and which genuinely understand the space that is blockchain as it applies to financial services and securities.”
Martin has over two decades’ experience as a leading fund management and financial services regulatory expert. He has particular expertise when it comes to structuring and advising venture, private equity, hedge and real estate funds and their managers, but also advises across the whole alternative fund management industry including acting for investors and placement agents.
Martin also provides regulatory support for venture capital and private equity backed fintechs, including P2P lending, crowdfunding and blockchain driven technology platforms (and in particular on the applicable FCA, FSMA and EU rules and regulations).
Martin has a great deal of experience advising on cross-jurisdictional legal and regulatory issues including cross-border fundraisings and domicile selection for businesses and funds.