Samantha is the Principal Knowledge Development Lawyer for the Investigations, Financial Regulation and White Collar Practice Group, with responsibility for the Group’s know-how and training needs. Her role includes providing expert legal knowledge, thought leadership and promoting the Group’s expertise to existing and potential clients. She also assists the Group more generally with strategy, development and innovation initiatives.
Samantha previously worked for a number of years as a litigation and contentious regulatory lawyer in private practice and in-house at an international investment bank. She has particular experience of complex multi-jurisdictional regulatory investigations, in particular having taken a lead role in-house handling investigations into allegations of misconduct relating to foreign exchange benchmarks and suspicious transactions raising anti-money laundering concerns.
Samantha is a contributing author to the Financial Regulation: Emerging Themes in 2019 publication - an extensive collection of articles around the themes of investigations. financial crime, digital, markets, supervision and governance.