Financial institutions

Our team of more than 1,000 global financial institutions lawyers provide a full business law service to many of the world’s leading banks, asset managers, financial investors and insurance companies, both domestically and internationally.

"Acts for banking syndicates on high-value and cross-border financing arrangements, aided by the firm's global presence." Chambers Asia-Pacific, 2020

From more than 50 offices in the world’s key business centers and the fastest growing markets, our lawyers are perfectly positioned to help clients realize their financial objectives and optimize opportunities presented by today’s market. We are able to draw upon our depth of experience across the financial services sector, providing tailored legal advice on high-level and complex assignments.

We are equally skilled at helping clients navigate the challenges resulting from disruptive technology and regulatory change, with extensive knowledge of digital risk, cryptocurrencies, distributed ledgers and smart contracts. We also offer clients a global cyber-crisis response team, with experience representing some of the world’s largest banks in regulatory investigations.

Our areas of work include

  • Asset and wealth management
  • Banks
  • Data protection, privacy and cybersecurity
  • Financial investors
  • Financial services and regulation
  • FinTech
  • Insurance
  • InsurTech
  • Regulation and investigations

Awards and accolades

  • Chambers Asia-Pacific, Australia: Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance, Chambers and Partners, 2020
  • Chambers Asia-Pacific, Australia: Banking & Finance: Property Finance, Chambers and Partners, 2020
  • Chambers Global, Australia: Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance, Chambers and Partners, 2020
  • Chambers Global, Australia: Banking & Finance: Property Finance, Chambers and Partners, 2020
  • Legal 500 Asia-Pacific, Australia: Banking & Finance, The Legal 500, 2020


Overview of US sanctions laws and regulations


Overview of US sanctions laws and regulations

curved road


Beyond COVID-19: Crisis response or road to recovery?



Financial services monthly wrap-up: April 2022