Suhan completed his training contract and spent 6 months as a qualified solicitor at Linklaters LLP, before joining the Charity and Social Enterprise Department as a solicitor in November 2017. Having trained and qualified with a large city firm, Suhan gained experience in a variety of financial, capital markets and real estate transactions, including both detailed technical advice and large-scale cross-border projects.

Examples of Recent Work

  • Drafting commercial agreements and financial institution terms of business
  • Advising on the application of, and practical compliance with, financial regulatory regimes (including the EU Market Abuse Regulation and the EU Recast Markets in Financial Instruments Directive)
  • Working on capital markets transactions such as medium term note programme updates and drawdowns, and standalone bond issuances
  • Multi-jurisdictional cross-border advice and project management

Qualifications and Career

  • BA Law (Jurisprudence), University of Oxford, 2013
  • LL.M in Professional Legal Practice (LPC), University of Law (Moorgate), 2015
  • Trainee Solicitor, Linklaters LLP, 2015 – 2017
  • Admitted as a solicitor in March 2017
  • Associate, Financial Regulation Group, Linklaters LLP, 2017

Pro Bono, Memberships and Appointments

  • Work with various international and local charities on legal pro bono projects