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Matt Bower

Allen & Overy - Partner - Dispute Resolution - Hong Kong

Biography:
Matt advises clients in respect of contentious regulatory investigations and private causes of action. In the regulatory space, he has particular experience advising clients in the context of potential cross border market abuse, systems and controls concerns and self reporting obligations. Matt has advised a global financial institution on a significant regulatory benchmark investigation across Asia Pacific and has relevant experience in matters relating to LIBOR and other benchmarks. Outside of the regulatory sphere, Matt has particular experience in advising clients in the context of disputes arising from derivative, syndicated loan and asset management complaints. Matt also has extensive trial experience, having acted among other matters for six former non-executive directors of Equitable Life in defending one of the largest claims ever brought before the Commercial Court.

Seminars:
Points missed by the other side: is silence always golden?
Managers in Charge regime: who exactly is in charge?
Privilege and internal investigations
Privilege and internal investigations - a repeat
Global trends in merger control: the impact on strategic M&A deals
Financial regulatory update: a review of 2017 and looking ahead
(ICC) Financial regulatory update: a review of 2017 and looking ahead
The end of the IBORs: the move to Risk Free Interest Rates
CANCELLED: Walking the commercial behaviour tightrope

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