Yvonne Dunn > Pinsent Masons LLP > Glasgow, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Pinsent Masons LLP
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Yvonne is a partner who lead our TMT financial services practice. She specialises in providing TMT, outsourcing and commercial contracts advice to banks, insurers and wealth companies. Yvonne also advises on fintech, working with technology businesses and established financial services firms. She leads strategic projects which combine TMT and outsourcing issues with the regulatory context for FS clients. She regularly speaks and writes on TMT and outsourcing issues relevant to the financial services sector. 


University of Glasgow (LLB (Hons); DLP).

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London > TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Fintech

Pinsent Masons LLP‘s fintech group represents a number of banks, financial institutions and fast-growth companies invested in the payments space. The team has particular expertise advising on regulatory issues, including the implementation of Open Banking in line with PSD2, API licensing agreements, applications to become a regulated financial services entity to provide ‘account information services’, and compliance with the Retail Banking Market Investigation Order 2017. In the commercial space, the group advises on investments, acquisitions, contractual agreements, product development, white labelling and service agreements. Yvonne Dunn, whose clients include banks and start-ups, brings specialist Open Banking knowledge to the team. Angus McFadyen is the firm’s go-to payments lawyer; in a recent case he advised Yolt on the pan-European development and roll out of its financial management product. Junior partner Thilo Schneider focuses on corporate work in the sector, including M&A, venture capital investments and joint venture transactions. Financial services regulatory lawyer Andrew Barber (who joined the firm in 2019 from Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP) has broad experience in payments, e-money and, in particular, the regulation and risks of ICOs and DLT.

Scotland > TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > IT and telecoms

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Yvonne Dunn

Pinsent Masons LLP

The IT practice at Pinsent Masons LLP is singled out for its sector-focused approach, notably in the financial services, public and energy industries, where it is particularly recognised for its outsourcing and procurement work. Also noted is the firm’s dedicated TMT litigation team, and its digital and IT work for universities in Scotland and abroad. Yvonne Dunn leads the TMT group and also heads up the TMT financial services and fintech practice.