Barlow Lyde & Gilbert (BLG) has brought together its contentious and non-contentious expertise to form a new financial services regulatory team. The team is headed by litigator Chris Warren-Smith and corporate insurance partner Stephen Browning. It will concentrate on preventative compliance, regulatory disputes and investigations. The team’s formation follows BLG’s work on issues such as the Financial Services Authority’s investigation into split capital investment trusts.
First revealed on www.thelawyer.com 6 June