Nicholas Aquilina is an attorney at Brandl & Talos, specialising in payments, including virtual currencies and cryptocurrencies, as well as international gaming, betting and entertainment law.

Nicholas provides regulatory advice in the field of virtual and cryptocurrencies, including the applicability of financial services regulation to the use of cryptocurrencies and in preparation of initial coin offerings and initial token offerings. He also advises on the use of virtual currencies and cryptocurrencies in the wider e-commerce sector as well as specifically for gaming and social gaming offers. Nicholas also provides regulatory, commercial, compliance and transactional legal advice to leading international online and land-based gaming and betting companies.

Since joining Brandl & Talos in 2009, Nicholas frequently contributes to Austrian and international legal journals and regularly speaks at international conferences.