What the team is known for
Expert team active across a variety of employee benefits and compensation matters, including the design, operation and termination of pension plans, litigation and assisting with issues related to M&A and IPOs. Represents high-profile clients in the technology, financial services and manufacturing industries, among others.
Sources state: "They can help on really complicated legal issues, including in areas where there is a lack of clear guidance or legal authority, and come up with solutions that are creative."
Interviewees regard the firm as "very experienced, commercial and responsive."
The firm also receives praise for its "first-class service and work product."
Assisted NatWest with the termination of its tax-qualified retirement pension plan, including advising on its fiduciary obligations and other regulatory requirements.
Stephen Harris, based in Los Angeles, is a key contact.