Katherine Coates has over 30 years' experience of all aspects of corporate and commercial work, including mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures. She is head of both the firm's financial institutions group in London and its global insurance sector group. She specialises in non-contentious insurance matters including UK and European insurance regulation and compliance, start-ups, mergers and acquisitions, reorganisations, demutualisations, capital raising, distribution arrangements, product development and the Lloyd's market.
Joined Clifford Chance 1981. Admitted as a solicitor in England & Wales 1983.