Simon Gleeson specialises in financial markets law and regulation, clearing, settlement, derivatives and sovereign debt. Simon was seconded to the UK Financial Services Authority to assist with the development of the market abuse regime and advised the World Economic Forum on its 2009 Report on The New Global Financial Architecture. His experience includes advising governments, regulators and public bodies as well as banks, investment firms and other financial institutions on a wide range of regulatory issues.
Admitted as solicitor in England & Wales 1996. Partner, Allen & Overy 2001-07. Joined Clifford Chance as a partner 2007.