Philippa List
Professional Support Counsel | London
Philippa List

Philippa List is a professional support counsel for Dechert’s financial services practice group. Ms. List advises on EU and UK legal and regulatory developments and trends. She sits on various EU and UK industry working groups, including in relation to AIFMD reform, Sustainability and ESG matters and post-Brexit regulatory change. She is actively involved in driving the practice group’s AIFMD 2.0., Sustainability and ESG and ELTIF 2.0 initiatives and is also a member of Dechert’s digital asset working group and was actively involved in the LIBOR and Brexit taskforces.

Her recent work includes working on a range of regulatory, derivatives and trading related matters for a number of clients in various jurisdictions 

Prior to joining Dechert, Ms. List worked as a senior regulatory lawyer in the legal department of a large European bank and as a transactional lawyer in the banking industry. She trained and qualified with a Magic Circle law firm, where she worked as an associate in their capital markets department.

  • Dechert on Reg: Episode 7 - Funds Congress: Regulatory Roadmap Panel Recap (April 2024)
  • EMIR Refit Reporting Roundtable – Dechert, London (March 2024)
  • Dechert on Reg: Episode 5 - EMIR Reporting - Change Is Afoot: What You Need to Know (December 2023)
  • AIFMD 2.0 and the Direction of Travel - Dechert, London (October 2023)
  • Dechert on Reg: Episode 3 AIFMD 2.0 (September 2023)
  • Private Funds Legal Retreat, 2023 – Dechert, Oxford (September 2023)
  • ESG in the UK: What's new and what’s next? - Webinar (September 2023)
  • What's Happening in Financial Services Regulation: A UK-Focused Talk for Asset Managers - Dechert, Webinar (March 2023)
  • Private Funds Legal Retreat - Dechert, Oxford (September 2022)
  • LIBOR Update: The Latest from the LIBOR Front - Webinar (March 2022)
  • Private Funds Legal Retreat - Dechert, Oxford (September 2021)
  • The EU’s Directive and Regulation on the Cross-Border Distribution of Investment Funds - What Asset Managers Need to Know for 2 August - Webinar (July 2021)
  • The Lowdown on LIBOR - Lexology Webinar (July 2021)
  • What's Happening in Financial Services Regulation: A UK-Focused Talk for Asset Managers - Webinar (April 2021)
  • Regulatory Deep Dive Programme – UK - AIMA Webinar (September 2020)
  • Private Funds Legal Retreat - Dechert, Cambridge (September 2019)
Services Industries
    • SOAS University of London, B.A., Economics and Law, 2002, 2:1
    • BPP Law School, PgDL, 2003
    • BPP Law School, LPC, 2004
    • England and Wales
    • English
    • French