Financial Services & Banking Lawyer

Jamie Munton

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Jamie has over 15 years of experience in the Financial Services and Banking industry having worked across retail and corporate teams and in risk and capital management.  Jamie has worked as a financial planner and mortgage broker and spent three years working with ASIC in their Misconduct and Breach Reporting and Financial Advisers teams assessing financial advice, superannuation, corporations law and conducting investigations of financial advice providers.  As a lawyer Jamie brings his extensive practical experience to the advice he provides.

Admitted to Practice

2017

Key Areas of Expertise

  • Financial Services Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Consumer Credit Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Freedom of Information

Career Achievements

  • Over 12 years in banking and finance including working on Basel II implementation for two of the big four banks
  • Working for the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) for three years including reviewing Financial Advice

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science (Hons)
  • Graduate Diploma Applied Finance and Investment
  • Graduate Certificate Financial Planning (RG 146)
  • Graduate Diploma Legal Practice
  • Juris Doctor with Distinction

Favourite Quote

“Wisdom doesn’t consist in knowing more that is new, but in knowing less that is false” – Josh Billings

My Thoughts

Are you ‘fit and proper’ or only of ‘good fame and character’?

30 Jun 2020

In March this year the requirements for obtaining and maintaining an Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL) were amended by the Financial Sector Reform (Hayne Royal Commission Response—Stronger Regulators (2019 Measures)) Act 2020. While the changes…