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Paul Estlin has over 15 years’ experience in the financial services regulatory arena and has worked in private practice, in house and at the regulator- at Addleshaw Goddard, Eversheds, Shoosmiths and Rosenblatt Solicitors, where Paul headed up the firm’s Financial Services Regulatory practice; in legal and compliance roles at Standard Bank and Barclays Wealth; and at the Financial Services Authority and, before that, the Personal Investment Authority.
Prior to joining LexisNexis in 2016 as a paralegal, Lauren was an adjudicator at the Financial Ombudsman Service. There she resolved consumers’ complaints, and gained knowledge about a wide variety of financial products. Before this she studied Law at Nottingham Trent University.
Melanie Ball joined LexisNexis in February 2015 having previously been an associate at Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP within the Financial Institution Regulatory practice. Melanie was also a member of Orrick’s European Litigation Group. Prior to joining Orrick in 2012, Melanie worked in an advisory role at Morgan Stanley and was a solicitor at DLA Piper UK LLP.
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Financial Services

For financial services lawyers to keep up-to-date with the latest legal and regulatory changes with insight and analysis from leading experts.
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12 Feb 2016

 There is a move to transaction-based benchmarks for calculating LIBOR rates. Saaman Pourghadiri, barrister at Outer Temple Chambers, questions whether this change in...

6 Nov 2015

 How has the collapse of TrustBuddy, a peer-to-peer (P2P) platform lender, raised concerns about regulation in the P2P sector? Charles Leveque, partner at Harbottle &...

16 Oct 2015

On 16 October, the PRA held a briefing for professional services firms following the publication of final rules and guidance on the Senior Managers and Certification (SM...

14 Oct 2015

Will the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) always follow the Upper Tribunal’s ruling and, if not, what are the implications? Marcus Bonnell, counsel, and Rebecca Dulieu,...

20 May 2015

What rights do consumers get when a lender uses documentation compliant with the Consumer Credit Act 1974 (CCA 1974) for loans outside the scope of the Act? David Bowden...

15 Apr 2015

When do investment schemes amount to collective investment schemes (CISs) to require the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) authorisation? Michael Wainwright, partner at...

8 May 2014

Following new mortgage rules introduced by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) last month, Graham Walters, partner within the banking and lending services group at TLT...

5 Feb 2014

This article by David Murphy was originally published in Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law (JBFIL), under the title 'The risks and roles of...

20 Nov 2013

Financial Services analysis: how does the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) plan to regulate increasingly popular crowdfunding platforms? Bill McCaffrey, partner and head...

15 Oct 2013

Bitcoin has only existed since 2009 but now plays a role in international trade, so how should lawyers advise a business that wants to use it? Angus McFadyen, a lawyer...

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