Jacqui is a Partner who specialises in pensions law. She advises UK and multinational listed companies and private businesses in relation to UK occupational pension schemes. Her expertise spans corporate transactional work including corporate takeovers, scheme benefit design issues, scheme funding and scheme mergers. Jacqui also advises trustees of UK occupational pension schemes in relation to their legal powers, duties and obligations under trust law and statute. Jacqui acts for a long-standing portfolio of some of the region’s biggest schemes and employers. She leads national multi-discipline teams to deliver top quality service on big ticket pensions projects. Jacqui is recognised by legal directories as a leading individual and is recognised more generally by the market for her experience and expertise in pensions law. Chambers UK 2015 ranks Jacqui as Band 1 and commends her ability to think “strategically how to solve issues and is very good tactically." Chambers also notes that she “won’t sit on the fence” and “will give you thought-provoking views and a reasoned argument.” Jacqui is honorary secretary to the West Yorkshire Group of the National Association of Pension Funds and a full member of the Association of Pension Lawyers.