The name Addleshaw Goddard is synonymous with the Financial Services sector, and so the range and scale of our work is extensive.

The pace of regulatory change, combined with globalisation and advances in technology, has brought fresh challenges to financial services businesses. Minimising legal risk and at the same time keeping a commercial perspective is critical in today's environment.

Whatever your requirement, we are committed to delivering great value and high quality market expertise which is focused, relevant and consistently excellent.

Our traditional strengths and integrated approach across our specialist areas of expertise provide a compelling proposition for a wide range of clients including banks, building societies, insurers, payments institutions and other market participants covering all elements of commercial, retail and corporate banking.

Very simply, our experience and insight within the financial services industry means our advice is not only technically first-class, but practical and commercial, and grounded in the market in which you operate.

Areas of expertise

In Financial Services, AG is highly regarded for the insight we bring through years of sector investment and knowledge. Our strength is in the breadth and depth of our coverage and means we are large enough to be specialists across a wide range of areas.

Asset Based Lending >

Asset Finance >

Building Societies & Mutuals >

Corporate Lending and Borrowing >

Commercial Tax >

Corporate Finance >

Restructuring >

Derivatives >

Digital >

Employment >

Finance Disputes >

Financial Markets >

Financial Regulation >

Financial Services Transactions >

FinTech >

Insurance >

Insurance Policyholder Disputes >

Interbank Offered Rates (IBOR) transition > 

Reinsurance Disputes >

Leveraged Finance >

Mutuals >

Payments >

Regulated Lending & Banking >

Regulatory Investigations & Enforcement >

Regulatory Risk and Compliance >

Reputation & Information Protection >

The latest edition of the Chambers UK Guide includes a range of positive feedback from clients about our differentiated approach, including:

"Excellent - very strong. They have good payments knowledge, good practical experience, good turnaround times and offer value for money."

"I admire them for their sector product knowledge. They seem to have a huge depth of resources to assist with all the connected issues we might have."

"Their client service is excellent."

"They're the best in class: a premier league firm with a very strong team."

"A great team to work with who demonstrated that they were capable of prevailing over the biggest opponents."

"They stand out because they have an extremely good retail finance banking practice."

"The lawyers understood our objective and know how to communicate effectively."

Key contacts

Meet the team
Sally Emerton

Sally Emerton

Partner, Finance Disputes
United Kingdom

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Amanda Hulme

Amanda Hulme

Partner, Head of Financial Regulation

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