Tom leads the national defined contribution practice for Pinsent Masons, coordinating multi-discipline advice for corporate insurance clients, master trusts, trustees and employers.
Tom Barton and the team of DC specialists are incredibly experienced and knowledgeable across the full spectrum of DC. I have found their advice to be prompt, practical and proportionate , important when meeting deadlines and controlling costs.
Dianne Day - Client Director and DC Trustee Independent Trustee Services Ltd
Pinsents, represented by Tom Barton, have been the legal advisor to three of Lonza's UK pension schemes for many years. These range from small…through to a highly complex DB scheme with many legal challenges and some major projects in recent years such as a rules rationalisation. Tom has extensive knowledge of pension law but also a practical approach to both one off questions or more strategic projects. There is always knowledgeable cover from the rest of Tom's team.
Steve Baker - Chair Hickson UK Group Pension Scheme
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Client and Legal Project Management Lead
Ben provides legal project management leadership on the firm's largest and most complex matters, with a particular responsibility for identifying opportunities where the application of legal project management will drive efficiency and optimise legal delivery for the Property practice group.
Emma specialises in obtaining planning and other regulatory approvals for major transport infrastructure, energy, marine and Real estate developments, with both private and public sector clients.
Elizabeth is a Financial services regulatory partner with extensive expertise advising asset managers, fund managers, depositaries and insurance companies on the constantly shifting landscape in the UK and EU.
Elaine is a Legal Director within our Investment Funds team with significant up-to-date experience in negotiating terms for a wide variety of asset classes (including private equity, fund of funds, real estate, debt finance, infrastructure and renewable assets).