Defending professionals against complex claims by trustees/sponsoring employers of pension schemes; applying to court on the construction of pensions legislation/documentation as well as advising pension schemes on their day-to-day obligations.
Her experience also encompasses pension schemes closing to future benefit accrual schemes in winding up; internal disputes; and Pensions Ombudsman claims. She was involved in the Singer & Friedlander Pension Scheme litigation which concerned the interpretation of section 75 debts including the ability to sell such employer debts.Charlotte is ranked in Chambers and Partners in 2016 as a Star Associate"Charlotte is praised for her "excellent eye for detail." Clients say: "She is able to strike the pragmatic line to take you through a complex dispute."She is also a member of the Association of Pensions Lawyers and the Pensions Management Institute.
Making Reasonable Adjustments For Disability To Recruitment
Difficult Absence Management Issues
Dealing With Complex Under Performance Issues
Senior Conflicts & Risk Lawyer
Danielle is a senior associate who advises on an extensive range of commercial disputes with particular expertise in professional negligence (acting for both Claimants and Defendants), IT disputes and in seeking injunctive relief.
Mark specialises in patent litigation and other contentious IP disputes, which usually involve a cross-border angle.
Jennifer is a Senior Associate specialising in foreign and domestic commercial frauds as well as onshore and offshore trust litigation.