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Keystone Law

48 CHANCERY LANE, LONDON, WC2A 1JF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 3319 3700
Fax:
Fax 0845 458 9398
DX:
2307 VICTORIA
Email:
Web:
www.keystonelaw.co.uk
Keystone Law, Emily Benson, London, ENGLAND

Emily Benson

Tel:
Work 020 3319 3700
Email:
Web:
keystonelaw.co.uk/lawyers/emily-benson
Keystone Law

Work Department

Banking & Finance, Regulatory

Position

Emily is a regulatory lawyer with a wealth of expertise in remediation, regulatory change implementation, consumer credit and retail conduct, and financial crime issues. Having worked for the financial services sector’s then regulator, the Financial Services Authority (FSA), now known as the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), and also in-house with a high-profile bank and insurer, in addition to private practice, she has unrivalled experience in leading, structuring and implementing complex investigations and remediation programmes. Emily also advises on risk mitigation and compliance, corporate governance requirements for retail financial services and wealth managers, and regulatory systems and controls requirements.

A seasoned media contributor, Emily authored a CASS Chapter for a legal technical publication as well as developing anti-bribery and corruption guidance for a leading financial services trade association.

Career

2017 Keystone Law Consultant Solicitor
2014 - 2017 TLT LLP Head of Financial Services Regulatory and Partner
2011 - 2013 Kinetic Partners LLP Director
2010 - 2011 Santander UK plc Senior Specialist Lawyer, Retail Banking
2007 - 2010 Barlow Lyde & Gilbert Associate Director
2002 - 2007 Financial Services Authority (now the Financial Conduct Authority) Technical Specialist
2000 - 2002 DLA Associate
1997 - 2000 Norwich Union Group Legal (now Aviva) Solicitor
1991 - 1997 Howes Percival Solicitor and career break
1990 - 1991 Leathes Prior Solicitor
1986 - 1990 DJ Freeman & Co Solicitor
1986 Qualified as a solicitor
1984 - 1986 Taylor Garrett Trainee Solicitor

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