Nick May


Nick is a senior associate in the Herbert Smith Freehills finance practice, where he focuses on derivatives and structured finance work. Nick acts for a broad spectrum of clients in the derivatives field, including on both OTC and exchange traded derivatives. His clients in this area include financial institutions, corporates, funds and energy companies. He advises on a broad range of products including commodity (including energy derivatives such as gas, oil and emissions products), interest rate, currency and equity derivatives.

Contact details

T +44 20 7374 8000 /

Areas of Practice

Banking and Finance

Year Qualified



Nottingham Law School (Post Graduate Degree in Law and Legal Practice Course)
Edinburgh University (MA, History)