Matt is an associate in Allen & Overy's Advanced Delivery Legal team. He joined the firm in February 2012. Matt is a member of the team engaged on matters for A&O’s Markets Innovation Group (MIG) - such as IBOR transition for a number of major financial institutions.
He has experience in IBOR transition due diligence (including US law governed/LSTA documentation), together with the related planning/implementation of remediation processes and workflows; including the training of third party managed service providers. Matt also assists the A&O New York Leveraged Finance team on transactional post-closing processes. He has experience in the negotiation, drafting and repapering of agreements (including experience on large repapering workstreams - such as Variation/Initial Margin). Matt has also worked for several major financial institutions on a number of loan portfolio sales involving the review and due diligence of finance documentation and preparation of client due diligence reports. Matt is involved, in particular, in designing and project managing large process-driven matters handled by Advanced Delivery Legal and has experience with the integration and use of legal technology on client matters.