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Angela Phelan, Associate

Angela Phelan


Practice notes

Angela is currently an Associate our Financial Services team.

Angela has experience in a range of financial services and products. Angela advises clients within the financial services sector including asset managers, institutional investors and funds on fund launches and realisation opportunities, relationships with service providers and regulatory compliance. She has experience of a broad range of work in respect of authorised funds (both UCITS and AIFs) including authorisations, mergers and changes to formation and constitution. Angela has day-to-day experience in large-scale project management, regulatory and advisory work involving financial services institutions, legal drafting and negotiation. Angela has negotiated fund documentation including transfers, distribution, private placement, depositary and rebate agreements.

Prior to completing her training contract, Angela was a senior paralegal in the financial services group, providing clients with solutions for global fund distribution and regulatory projects. Angela is well versed in the legal, operational and regulatory aspects of global fund registrations, coordinating advice and filings across multiple jurisdictions to ensure regulatory compliance. Previous projects have included cross-border investment fund mergers as part of client's Brexit planning.

Angela read Comparative Literature at the University of Kent in Canterbury. She subsequently completed the Graduate Diploma in Law and Legal Practice Course at BPP.