Ben Regnard-Weinrabe


Ben particularly focuses on fintech, payments and digital assets.

Ben advises international and domestic e-money and payment institutions, banks, tech companies, marketplaces, retailers, digital asset providers, central banks, payment systems and lenders. He covers financial services, financial crime, consumer protection and e-commerce regulation, commercial contracts and transactions.

Ben is ranked Band 1 Payments Law UK (Chambers), Band 1 FinTech (Chambers) and ‘Hall of Fame’ FinTech UK (Legal 500).

Published Work

  • Stablecoins and central bank digital currencies: a developing landscape’, Practical Law, Thomson Reuters (2020)
  • Adapting to a changing payments landscape’ chapter in ‘Fintech Law and Regulation’ (edited Jelena Madir)
You think of FinTech, you think of Ben Regnard-Weinrabe
Chambers UK, 2024
Excellent and engaging’ Ben Regnard-Weinrabe focuses on mandates concerning fintech, payments, cryptoassets, retail banking and consumer finance
Legal 500, 2024



Master of Laws (1998, College of Law)

Admitted as a solicitor UK and Wales, (2002)


LL.B (1998, UCL)
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