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National law firm launches new FSA unit

National law firm Russell Jones & Walker has launched a new consultancy arm looking to advise the financial services industry on regulatory issues.

The new FSA Unit will combine Russell Jones & Walker&#39s experience in employment and litigation to help the industry deal with the FSA&#39s regulatory framework.

The team will be based in the London office but will draw upon expertise in a number of specialist areas.

RJ&W partner and the head of the unit Rod Fletcher says: “The full scope of the Financial Services & Markets Act is beginning to bite and we are seeing a growing need for integrated advice in the employment, regulatory and criminal fields. The new unit pools our expertise across these disciplines and will act primarily for individuals.”

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