@ Partner, Pinsent Masons & Legal Counsel, Chintai
Tom Bicknell is a leading financial services lawyer with over sixteen years’ experience working across the Middle East and Asia Pacific. Tom has a keen interest in the disruptive nature of new technologies to traditional businesses in the financial sector and how both market participants and regulators work together to foster innovation in a compliant manner. Tom has been recognised by Legal 500 as a ‘leading individual’ and his practice has been ranked by Chambers and Partners as a leading fintech practice. Clients describe Tom as being ‘highly responsive’, a lawyer who provides ‘practical, commercial advice with unsurpassed industry and sector knowledge’ and a ‘superstar’. Tom regularly speaks at events and writes on innovation in the financial sector across the Middle East and is a member of several working groups tasked with reviewing and commenting on new regulation in the market.