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Regulatory

We don't sit on the fence. We ask tough questions and challenge conventions, ensuring our clients continue to thrive in a rapidly evolving regulatory world.

Whatever regulatory challenges you're facing, whether you're wrestling with a new piece of legislation or unexpectedly at the centre of a major news story, we provide the bespoke advice and proactive service you need to help you successfully navigate the maze.

Find out how we can help.

  • Corporate and business crime

    The burden of facing a criminal investigation can be significant. The proactive approach of our Corporate and Business crime team could materially change the outcome.

  • Anti-bribery and corruption

    Our team works closely with clients to implement robust, cost effective anti-bribery programmes in line with international standards, and to manage risks and responses when things go wrong.

  • Anti-money laundering

    AML continues to be one of the most significant regulatory risks to firms. We help clients from implementing effective AML processes and controls to defending clients under investigation of breaches.

  • Data protection

    Protecting the data you hold has never before been so essential to your business- tap into our deep rooted data compliance expertise.

  • Products

    Whether you are faced with product recall or class actions, our Products team have the expertise you need.

  • Dawn raids

    A dawn raid situation can be extremely stressful – and if you get it wrong, the repercussions can be severe. Our experienced team can provide an immediate response to help you on the ground, as well as in the all-important preparation for the possibility of a dawn raid.

  • Competition and anti-trust

    No business can afford to ignore competition law. We help clients through all issues including; compliance, investigations, merger control, cartels and litigation.

  • Financial regulatory

    Our specialist lawyers advise on regulation, business and financial crime and compliance, including both contentious and non-contentious matters to ensure our clients avoid the pitfalls.

  • Professional practices

    Our team combines sector knowledge with regulatory expertise to provide comprehensive support and advice for professional services firms, covering all aspects of their regulated business.

  • Advertising and marketing

    Some of world’s largest corporates rely on us to keep their brand communications above board, from advertising standards to consumer regulation we help clients to simplify the complex.

Directory quotes

RPC has a very strong following in this field both domestically and globally, with significant cases and experience of multi-disciplinary problems. - (Regulatory investigations and corporate crime) - Legal 500 UK 2019

Their unquestionable experience in corruption-related investigations is well combined with an excellent understanding of the practical implications for business. - (Regulatory investigations and corporate crime) - Legal 500 UK 2019

Dynamic and forward looking; confident and well-resourced with good knowledge of the law and determined to get good results for clients. – (Tax litigation and investigations) - Legal 500 UK 2020

Experienced and skilful team known for its high-quality client service. – (Tax: contentious) - Chambers UK 2020

RPC feel less like an external entity and more like a group of internal colleagues. This differentiates it from normal private practice. - (Corporate Governance) - Legal 500 UK 2019

They are a stellar health and safety team who have an encyclopaedic knowledge of law and are able to combine that with tremendous attention to detail on complicated issues. -  (Health & Safety) - Chambers UK 2020

The advice is not only legally correct but the team is an excellent sounding board for offering practical solutions to the business. - (Data protection, privacy and cybersecurity) - Legal 500 UK 2019

The team at RPC stands out due to the intelligence of its members and the good judgement which they exercise. - (Competition litigation) - Legal 500 UK 2019

A strong team that is focused on delivering results for its clients. - (EU and Competition) - Legal 500 UK 2019

Their advice is not only in line with or even ahead of trend but more importantly always appropriate to our circumstances. - (Insurance: Corporate and regulatory) - Legal 500 UK 2019

They have a really good team who are able to understand the pressures on general counsel and deliver very user-friendly advice. - (Financial services) - Chambers UK 2020

RPC’s cross-departmental group has been notably active in the insurance and financial services sectors. - (Brexit) - Legal 500 UK 2019

The firm has a long history of professional negligence and regulatory work and is seen as a go-to practice for professionals. - (Professional discipline) - Legal 500 UK 2019

The Team