Conor Funston

Conor Funston

Counsel based in London

Conor Funston

Conor Funston is a counsel in our finance practice

Conor is a counsel in the London Global Markets Team focusing on fintech, debt capital markets and Islamic finance matters. He has substantial experience in advising clients including corporates, sovereigns, regulators and central banks on a wide range of matters. His practice includes advising both issuers and underwriters on debt capital markets issues in addition to advising clients on the financing, structuring and implementation of blockchain technology and crypto asset projects. Conor also has extensive experience in structuring and advising on Shari'ah compliant financing transactions.

In addition to his transactional work, Conor has also advised government institutions, regulators and Central Banks on a range of matters including, the development and implementation of regulatory regimes for capital markets products and the establishment of Central Bank Facilities.