Businesses in many sectors face a rising tide of regulation and more aggressive authorities. Clients in sectors such as energy & utilities, financial institutions and telecommunications are increasingly turning to our regulatory lawyers for advice. We offer expertise and fresh-thinking in areas such as competition, financial services, financial crime, data protection, health & safety and licensing.
Clients tell us they value our approach because we focus on preventative advice as well as providing guidance relating to enforcement action. We also recognise the need to minimise the impact on clients’ businesses of these cases.
Engaged by a series of financial institutions to advise and represent the institution or senior approved persons in relation to the multi-jurisdictional investigations into suspected manipulation of LIBOR and other benchmark lending rates. The investigation involves a number of the world’s leading banks and stretches across the US, UK, Japan and other jurisdictions.