Arut Kannan is a leading practitioner in France on legal, regulatory and compliance issues relating to finance, banking, investment fund, derivatives and structured finance transactions. His business-critical regulatory experience and knowledge of both French and multi-jurisdictional forums, as well as his first-hand experience in handling inspections and investigations from regulators in France (AMF, ACPR), UK (FCA, Serious Fraud Office) and the US (SEC, Dept. of Justice, US Treasury) remains a hugely valuable asset to the firm’s financial institution clients.

Arut is the author of several books and numerous articles on European banking and financial law.

Arut is fluent in English, French and Tamil.

Academic background

Arut studied law at the University of London and holds a Masters of law and economics from the University of Nice Sophia-Antipolis. Arut is an Avocat of the Paris Bar, Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England & Wales, and Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore.


Tel. +33 1 83 64 76 25
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