Stephen P. Wink

Stephen Wink is a partner in the New York office of Latham & Watkins where his practice focuses on advising a wide range of market players, including investment banks, hedge funds, private equity firms, proprietary trading firms, FinTech companies, and other financial institutions. Mr. Wink has in-depth knowledge and broad experience advising financial institutions on regulatory and related matters, gained in part from a decade as general counsel of a full-service investment bank. Mr. Wink is a key member of Latham’s FinTech Industry Group and is Co-Chair of the firm’s Global Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Task Force. He advises financial institutions, corporate clients, and emerging companies on financial regulatory considerations inherent in their proprietary FinTech transactions. Mr. Wink serves a diverse mix of clients, including broker-dealers, robo-advisors, crowdfunding platforms, cryptocurrency platforms, marketplace lenders, and payments providers, among others. He is also a contributor to the firm’s blockchain regulatory efforts and frequently publishes thought leadership and provides trainings on the topic.