Peter Bibby

Profession

Partner

Biography

Peter Bibby is a partner in the White Collar Defense & Government Investigations group in the London office.

Peter is a specialist financial regulatory lawyer with over twenty years of contentious regulatory enforcement experience. He was Head of Enforcement at the FSA and was responsible for writing the Statements of Principle and Code of Practice for Approved Persons. Whilst in private practice Peter has been recognized by both Chambers UK and the Legal 500 as one of the leading individuals in the area with an excellent breadth of knowledge. Peter's practice focusses on advising in relation to matters concerning the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 and the rules of the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. He advises on all aspects of the regime with a particular emphasis on enforcement, from the initial identification of a potential problem, through the different stages of the investigation process, to the representation of clients in front of the regulators decision making committees and the external Tribunal.

Clients include fund managers, banks, insurance companies and other financial institutions together with individuals who are subject to financial regulation. He has also advised regulators in the UK and overseas in relation to the exercise of their powers in contentious regulatory matters and has been appointed as a skilled person under s166 of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000.

Author of:
  • Disclosure issues
  • LIBOR and enforcement action
  • Unauthorised business and enforcement action—overview
  • Contact details

    0207 851 6017

    Areas of Practice

    Financial Services

    Year Qualified

    1989

    Education

    Chester College of Law, London, 1987
    Manchester University– LL.B., 1986