Paul Ellison Partner

Paul specialises in advising on UK financial services regulatory matters. He advises a broad client base on a wide range of matters including providing advice on structuring, the regulatory aspects of corporate transactions, FCA authorisations and variations of permission, the ongoing compliance obligations of FCA authorised firms, regulatory capital issues and assisting firms with their response to FCA enquiries.

Paul has recently been advising on the possible implications of Brexit to the UK financial services regulatory landscape. He has contributed to two articles, co-branded with The Investment Association, entitled “EU passports and market access for asset managers and funds” and “Third country regimes for asset managers and funds”, and is participating in both the TISA Brexit working group and the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) Brexit working group, as well as speaking at various industry events.

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"Paul Ellison is described as 'very skilful'"

The UK Legal 500 2017

"Paul has a strong grasp of regulatory detail but is also pragmatic and understands the objectives of business. He is very responsive to requests for advice."

IFLR1000 UK 2016

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