August 5, 2021
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has launched a Global Financial Regulatory Practice, which provides comprehensive advice to financial institutions on all aspects of regulatory compliance, enforcement and transactions.
The launch of this practice draws together our market-leading regulatory lawyers across the world’s leading financial centers, and will be led by three of the firm’s most experienced leaders in this field:
|William R. Hallatt
Partner, Hong Kong
|Michelle M. Kirschner
|Jeffrey L. Steiner
Partner, Washington, D.C.
William Hallatt joined Gibson Dunn’s Hong Kong office in May 2021 from Herbert Smith Freehills along with an experienced financial services regulatory team comprised of associates Emily Rumble, Becky Chung and Arnold Pun. Michelle Kirschner joined Gibson Dunn’s London office in October 2019 while Jeffrey Steiner was promoted to partner in the firm’s Washington, DC office in January of the same year. Our broader practice group includes attorneys across the globe who have significant in-house experience within financial institutions or have worked in senior positions within the world’s most prominent regulatory and policy agencies.
The practice’s core services include:
We are trusted advisers to our clients, providing strategic advice in relation to regulatory change and the implementation of new requirements across the jurisdictions in which we operate. We regularly represent our clients before regulators on a formal and informal basis on a range of matters. We also work closely with regulators and leading industry associations and have led industry responses to high profile proposed reforms in a range of jurisdictions.
The practice’s co-chairs will be accompanied by other senior members of the practice to provide a comprehensive overview of recent financial regulatory trends globally in a webinar coming this Fall.