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.
Diversity and Inclusion - best laid plans
Michael is an environmental and regulatory lawyer specialising in energy and infrastructure projects, and has a particular interest and expertise in the regulation of the nuclear sector.
Senior Practice Development Lawyer
Sarah is a senior associate and professional support lawyer who has worked in practice for over seven years as a corporate lawyer, advising clients on a range of corporate issues with a particular focus on private company disposals and acquisitions and joint ventures.