Financial Services Regulation:

  • All aspects of the MiFID regime
  • Benchmark Regulation
  • Digital Services Regulation
  • EMIR
  • Payment Services Regulation

Corporate Taxation relevant to FinTech businesses:

  • Patent Box
  • R&D expenditure
  • Venture Capital & Private Equity

In addition to advising FinTech businesses on UK Corporation Tax, Iain Sheridan is qualified in the tax systems of Australia, China (PRC), Hong Kong and Singapore.

Data Protection Regulation

  • DPA
  • GDPR

Sector Expertise

Financial Services
Over a 20 year period in London, Iain Sheridan has advised or represented the following businesses on contract negotiation or regulatory matters: ABN AMRO, Bank of America, Barclays, Deutsche Bank, Fidelity Investments, Fox-Pitt, RBS, Société Générale, TP ICAP and Tradeweb.

Turning to the Technology sector, Iain Sheridan has advised or represented clients on a variety of contractual or dispute resolution matters that often include intellectual property. He has acted on behalf of, against or alongside Accenture, Bloomberg, IBM, HP Autonomy, Orange Business Services, Intel, Lenovo, Thomson Reuters, Verizon and Wall Street Systems.


“A thorough, highly competent, energetic lawyer with a forensic mind; which can prove highly valuable in legally complex situations.”
Head of Compliance, UK Hedge Fund