Matthew is EY’s Financial Services UK Law Leader, responsible for building the Financial Services legal practice in the UK. The team’s principal practice areas include; Financial Services Regulation, Legal Operations Consulting, Legal Risk and Legal Managed Services/LPO. At EY, Matthew’s core focus has been on the application of law tech in the delivery of legal services and developing in-house legal operating models and strategic plans, working closely with EY’s recently acquired law tech providers, EY Riverview and Pangea3. Matthew has extensive experience, both as a General Counsel in international financial services organisations and a partner in leading City law firms.
EY Law brings innovative delivery in legal services, a step change in efficiency, and one of the market leaders in advancing the use of technology and managed services, as demonstrated through our recent acquisitions of EY Riverview and Pangea3. Globally, EY Law numbers 3,400 lawyers and support staff across 85 jurisdictions and is ideally placed to advise on cross-border matters. In the UK, in addition to over 100 corporate & commercial, regulatory, digital and employment lawyers, EY Law has an additional 150 lawyers supporting legal functions, enhancing efficiency and reducing the cost of delivering low to medium complexity legal work.