Martin Coombes Solicitor
Martin specialises in advising on UK financial services regulation. He advises a broad range of clients including hedge fund managers, private equity firms, credit fund managers, investment banks, corporate finance houses and family offices.
Martin advises on a wide range of financial services regulatory and compliance issues including advice on UK and EU regulatory developments, the regulatory aspects of corporate transactions, FCA authorisations and the on-going compliance obligations of FCA authorised firms.
Martin has undertaken a nine month secondment to the legal and compliance department of a leading US credit fund manager where his responsibilities included the implementation of regulatory developments such as MLD4 and MiFID II. He has also completed a three month secondment with the UK legal and compliance department of a global investment management firm with responsibility for daily and ad-hoc compliance queries.