William Hallatt

William Hallatt
Head
Financial Services Regulatory, Asia
Herbert Smith Freehills HK

William Hallatt heads the firm’s Financial Services Regulatory practice in Asia and has over 15 years’ experience as a trusted adviser in the regulatory arena. He is one of the leading experts globally on culture and conduct and regularly works with clients across Asia on new regulatory developments, compliance advisory matters and fintech. William has deep contentious experience, representing firms on numerous actions brought by regulators including the Hong Kong SFC and the HKMA, including most recently major investigations relating to IPO sponsor misconduct, anti-money laundering and terrorist financing compliance, systems and controls failures, market misconduct and cyber-security breaches.