George Morris

Partner, Information, Communications and Technology
Simmons & Simmons LLP

George is a Partner at Simmons & Simmons, specialising in technology, regulatory and contractual issues.  George joined Simmons & Simmons in 2007 and since then has worked for a wide variety of clients including large major international financial institutions, tech, media and telecoms companies.  George’s core specialism is in IT and telecoms contracting (including outsourcing) but in the last three years has focussed on digital currencies and the legal and regulatory issues surrounding these, and has advised digital currency exchanges, brokers and other market participants on the establishment and operation of their businesses, regulatory issues surrounding the trading and holding of digital currencies, and on cross-border legal risks inherent in the operation of digital currencies.