Nick Bonsall has been a partner in the financial regulation group at Slaughter and May in London since May 2016. He advises on the supervision and regulation of banks, investment firms, payment institutions, insurance companies and building societies. Recently, his work has involved advising on various financial regulatory aspects of the acquisition and disposal of banking businesses, including through the FSMA banking business transfer regime, and on various matters relating to bank recovery and resolution plans. He has also advised on financial services outsourcings, the UK electronic money and payment services regimes, and agreements for the distribution of retail investment products. He graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a degree in mathematics and statistics, and qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2009.