Michael leads Freshfields’ global financial services regulatory group. He has extensive financial services and regulatory experience, and regularly advises banks, investment firms and market infrastructure providers as well as central banks and regulatory authorities on both domestic and European financial services and regulatory issues. Michael advises on prudential issues including group structure, capital and liquidity, governance and resolution planning and on conduct issues. He is currently advising a number of leading financial institutions on the implications of Brexit. Michael is also a regular speaker and author on financial services matters.