Sidley Austin Adds Ex-FSA Regulatory Investigations Partner

Law360, London (April 1, 2019, 6:01 PM BST) -- Sidley Austin LLP said on Monday that it has nabbed a regulatory and criminal investigations partner in London with experience at the Financial Conduct Authority's predecessor from Stephenson Harwood.

Sara George will join the firm's London office on May 7 as a partner in its securities and derivatives enforcement and regulatory practice, Sidley Austin said. She brings with her experience in international investigations within the financial services.

Before her role at Stephenson Harwood, where she has been since 2010, according to her LinkedIn profile, George served as a prosecutor for the Financial Services Authority, which was abolished in 2013 and replaced...

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