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Christina joined Cummings Fisher in August 2014. Her practice focuses on advising funds and fund managers, both established and start-ups, drafting all related documentation, including shareholder and LLP agreements. Christina also advises on UK and EU financial laws and regulations including the AIFMD and MiFID II. She has wide ranging experience in advising on FSMA requirements relating to FCA authorisation, for both UK and non-EU clients including drafting the applications and dealing with FCA responses. She also advises on all aspects of regulatory hosting and appointed representative arrangements.
Christina has a great deal of experience in acting for banks, hedge funds, corporates and accountants, having previously been a Senior Associate in the Financial Markets Department of Simmons & Simmons. During her time there, Christina advised on all aspects of corporate re-structuring and insolvency work, including advising creditors of Lehman Brothers and Bear Sterns. Christina spent eight months on secondment working with as a member of the compliance team at a major US investment bank.