Financial Services

The Financial Services team is dedicated to meeting the needs of the FCA and PRA authorised businesses, which represent a significant proportion of our client base.

We recognise that the sector is a powerful and influential driver of the UK economy, with financial services businesses employing over 1m people throughout the country and providing an essential framework for trade and investment to take place. We also understand that the industry is very diverse spanning retail, wholesale and international markets and advise on a wide variety of financial services activities. Our lawyers are able to apply know-how from across the sector to achieve practical and commercial outcomes for our clients whilst navigating the ever changing regulatory landscape. We are also able to advise on any matter worldwide that is based on English Law. 

Recent Experience: 

Our experience extends to matters involving banking, other forms of finance (including mortgages), restructuring, investment funds, commercial contracts, technology, data protection, employment law, dispute resolution, regulatory investigations and enforcement action. 

Our clients include Royal Bank of Scotland, Natwest, Santander, Lloyds Banking Group, Standard Chartered Bank, Aldermore Bank, Macquarie Group, Standard Bank, BP Marsh & Partners PLC, Octopus Investments, Evercore Pan Asset, Committed Capital and Capita Financial Group.  

Testimonial

"We were very impressed by the ease of access to the team and their ability to understand our business."

Chambers 2014