John Ahern, partner at Katten Muchin Rosenman UK LLP and head of the London Financial Services group, focuses his practice on banking, financial services, UK and European financial markets, and related regulations. His background in private practice and as in-house counsel at a global investment bank provides him with perspective on the unique regulatory issues facing the wholesale and private banking sectors. John advises multilateral trading facilities, broker-dealers and banks on trading, clearing and settlement as well as custody of securities—both physical and dematerialized. John counsels asset managers and investment advisors on the regulation of alternative funds in Europe. He has a particular focus on regulatory capital, and advises a number of banks and other authorized firms on the requirements and implications of the prudential regime.
He specializes in financial institutions and financial law. He is a member of the Law Society of Ireland, and is admitted to the Bar Associations in England and Wales.
Articles in the National Law Review database by John Ahern