Matthew Fisher’s practice focuses on cross-border corporate and financial transactions, particularly equity and debt capital markets transactions, joint ventures, and mergers and acquisitions.

He also advises on general corporate and commercial matters and has experience in the field of the EU market abuse regime. He has a particular interest in the Russian, CIS and French-speaking markets.

Matthew joined the firm in 2012 and was resident in the Moscow and Paris offices in 2014.

Selected Activities

  • Intern, The European Commission Directorate General for Legal Services in Brussels


EU’s ICO Response Lags Behind Its Potato Regulation,” Law360 (April 2018)

The Scramble for Shares: The Return of Russian Equity Deals,”Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law (February 2018)

 Online EU Sanctions Map Launched,” Cleary International Trade and Sanctions Watch blog (September 2017)

The Dash for Debt: Russian Issuers Return to the Market,” Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law (February 2017)