Lawyer profile for UK 2021
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Financial Services: Non-contentious Regulatory - UK-wide
"A very practical and commercial thinker.""She's an excellent lawyer and is very experienced."
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Regulatory partner. Lisa has extensive experience in financial services regulation, gained over more than 20 years practicing at the forefront of the market. Her experience includes, but is not limited to advising clients on governance and other compliance arrangements; the establishment of new investment, banking and insurance businesses in the UK, and applications for FCA authorisation; regulatory issues arising in connection with fund structuring, particularly in relation to pan-European and global private equity funds; market abuse and insider dealing issues and the regulatory consequences of rule breaches. Lisa also speaks, comments and writes regularly on regulatory matters and is widely acknowledged as an authority in her field.
2008 to present Kirkland & Ellis International LLP; 1991-2008 Slaughter and May
Law Society of England and Wales; Member of the Financial Service Authority's AIFMD Group of Legal Experts; Member of Invest Europe’s Public Affairs Executive Technical Group; Founder of Transatlantic Regulatory Lawyer Group
College of Law, London, UK (Law Society Finals, 1991); Cambridge University, Magdalene College (LL.M. 1990); Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland (LL.B. 1989)