Michael is a partner at Bird & Bird. He is ranked in professional directories for his financial services work. He has worked as a lawyer in the financial services sector for more than 20 years, in-house as well as in private practice.
He has assisted firms in the development, implementation and review of regulatory compliance programmes in a variety of areas.
Michael approaches compliance from the perspective of a litigator and uses his understanding and experience of how things can go wrong to inform the development of compliance programmes.