Mr. Worby is a solicitor-advocate and an associate in the London office. He is a member of the Investigations, Compliance and Defense, and Data Privacy and Cybersecurity practices. He has represented financial institutions, multinational corporates and senior individuals in high-profile investigations and prosecutions involving allegations of bribery, fraud and money laundering.
In representing large corporates in investigations, and defending individuals against prosecution by the UK Serious Fraud Office (SFO), Mr. Worby has gained extensive eDiscovery experience as well as being exposed to a wide range of strategic and legal issues. In addition to his defense practice, Mr. Worby has advised a range of clients on issues relating to financial sanctions and money laundering, and has a keen interest in the financial crime implications of crypto-assets and blockchain technology.
Mr Worby has experience advising on European data protection laws, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the UK Data Protection Act 2018. He recently advised a non-partisan think tank in respect to data protection compliance.
Mr Worby also has an active pro bono practice, which presently includes counselling a charity in respect to various data protection issues. Outside of Jenner & Block, he serves as a committee member and education secretary for the Young Fraud Lawyers Association.
Prior to moving to Jenner & Block London LLP Mr. Worby trained with, and qualified into, a leading financial crime defense practice at another global law firm.
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