VIDEO: Legal Expertise Essential to Fintech Success
MaRS’ Adam Nanjee on the value of lawyers to fintech at all stages of development

Hiring a lawyer is critical for business viability in fintech “more than any other innovation vertical.” Somebody has to be paying close attention to the rules, otherwise a great product and team can’t approach the marketplace.

Adam Nanjee, Head of Financial Technology at MaRS Discovery District, explains how starting early with legal expertise can help you develop locally and then scale internationally, and why so much capital is being invested in lawyers.