Andrew C. Moyle

  • Partner
  • Eandrew.moyle@lw.com
  • 99 Bishopsgate
  • London EC2M 3XF
  • United Kingdom
  • T +44.20.7710.1078
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Profile

Andrew Moyle is the Global Co-Chair of Latham & Watkins’ Fintech Industry Group and a partner in the London office. He has more than 20 years of experience providing commercial legal advice on the structuring, negotiation, implementation, and management of complex technology and outsourcing transactions. In addition to serving as a member of the firm’s Strategic Client Committee, he has previously served as a member of the firm’s Executive Committee, as managing partner of the London office, and as Latham’s senior executive-level representative on the World Economic Forum’s Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution’s Blockchain Council.

Mr. Moyle advises clients ranging from traditional financial institutions to new technology incumbents on the “tech” in fintech, including on payments and transfers, InsurTech, and virtual currencies.

In his broader technology practice, Mr. Moyle advises clients on commercial contracts and collaborations, cloud computing, outsourcing, digital and disruptive technology, telecommunications technology, and enterprise systems. He regularly engages as the lead legal advisor on outsourcing programs, strategic sourcing functions, and transformation initiatives. In addition to financial services, he also advises clients in leisure, energy, retail, and the natural resource sectors.

Ranked by Chambers UK and The Legal 500 UK as one of the leading outsourcing and information technology lawyers in the UK, Mr. Moyle is recognized for his “practical advice and common sense approach.” Clients describe him as a “true specialist in the field with a premier practice.”

Thought Leadership

  • World Economic Forum Launches First-of-Its-Kind Blockchain Deployment Toolkit -  April 28, 2020
  • Accounting for COVID-19 and Future Pandemics When Procuring IT Services – 5 Steps for Success  -  April 22, 2020
  • EIOPA Issues Final Guidelines on Outsourcing -  February 27, 2020
  • World Economic Forum Launches CBDC Policy-Maker Toolkit -  January 29, 2020
  • Global Legal Insights: Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Regulation 2020 – United Kingdom -  November 18, 2019
  • Trends in Outsourcing Regulation and Supervision in Financial Services -  October 21, 2019
  • UK and Singapore Regulators Announce Enhanced Cybersecurity Collaboration -  June 18, 2019
  • UK’s Proposed “Online Harms” Compliance and Enforcement Regime Will Target Platforms -  April 10, 2019
  • Private Equity and Blockchain: New Infrastructure or New Asset Class?  -  August 30, 2018
  • Crypto Utopia -  July 17, 2018
  • Opening Up Access to UK Payment Schemes -  April 20, 2018
  • FCA Statement on Cryptocurrency Derivatives  -  April 06, 2018
  • Swiss Regulator Publishes ICO Guidelines  -  February 23, 2018
  • What Next for Distributed Ledger Technology? -  December 21, 2017
  • UK Budgets for Fintech Growth -  November 24, 2017
  • ECB Announces Support for Fintech Bank Applicants  -  November 20, 2017
  • ESMA Highlights EU Regulatory Rules Applicable to ICOs -  November 17, 2017
  • Regulatory Sandboxes — a Global Stocktake -  November 13, 2017
  • Distributed Ledger Technology in the Financial Market Infrastructure  -  October 27, 2017
  • Coining It In: ICOs As the New Fundraising Paradigm? -  September 05, 2017
  • Bank of England Opens Up Access to Payment Schemes for FinTech Firms  -  July 25, 2017
  • FCA Regulatory Sandbox Update: Successes in Round One, Application Window for Round Three Open  -  June 16, 2017
  • Bank of England Launches Blueprint on New RTGS Service -  May 16, 2017
  • European Parliament’s Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs Publishes Fintech Report -  May 14, 2017
  • FCA Launches Discussion on Distributed Ledger Technology -  April 20, 2017
  • Mitigating Cybersecurity Risks  -  November 10, 2016
  • 5 Preventative Steps to Manage Legal Risk Following a Cybersecurity Breach -  November 08, 2016
  • World-First Regulatory Sandbox Open for Play in the UK -  May 9, 2016
  • Al-Mirsal Blog: 5 Ways to Protect your Business from a Cyber Attack -  September 10, 2014
  • Middle East & Africa Technology, IP and Sourcing Focus, Vol. 9 -  September 24, 2013
  • Middle East & Africa Technology, IP and Sourcing Focus, Vol. 8 -  July 02, 2013
  • Middle East & Africa Technology, IP and Sourcing Focus, Vol. 7 -  May 01, 2013
  • Middle East & Africa Technology, IP and Sourcing Focus, Vol. 6 -  February 05, 2013
  • Middle East & Africa Technology, IP and Sourcing Focus, Vol. 5 -  October 31, 2012
  • Middle East & Africa Technology, IP and Sourcing Focus, Vol. 4 -  July 09, 2012
  • Middle East & Africa Technology, IP and Sourcing Focus, Vol. 3 -  April 30, 2012
  • Middle East & Africa Technology, IP and Sourcing Focus, Vol. 1 -  December 2011
Mr. Moyle is recognized as a “leading IT and outsourcing specialist” with “considerable expertise advising on fintech, cloud computing, telecoms and other technology issues.” Sources praise him as “a class act.”Chambers UK 2019
Bar Qualification
  • England and Wales (Solicitor)
Education
  • B.Comm., University of Melbourne, 1988
  • LLB, University of Melbourne, 1988
Industries
  • Fintech
  • Technology
  • Hospitality, Gaming & Leisure
Practices
  • Technology Transactions
  • Korea Practice
  • Payments & Emerging Financial Services
  • Emerging Companies
  • Outsourcing