Simon is a partner in the firmâ??s Financial Services and Products team. He joined CMS in 1980, qualified as a solicitor in 1982 and has been a partner since 1988.
He specialises in advising financial institutions on commercial and regulatory matters. He has also represented firms in over 400 regulatory and enforcement proceedings brought by the UK PRA and FCA, their predecessors and overseas regulators.
Simon is a member of the City of London Law Society Regulatory Committee and author of Financial Services Regulation in Practice (Oxford UP 2016). He sits on the board of two regulators, having been appointed a Commissioner of the Jersey Financial Services Commission in January 2015 and a Director of the Ras al Khaimah International Corporate Centre in January 2017.