Pinsent Masons

Pensions Department

London (Firms)
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What the team is known for National practice that enjoys a strong reputation in traditional pension issues and pensions litigation. Offers impressive expertise in the field of master trusts. Accomplished advisers on scheme merger and consolidation transactions. Advises corporate clients, trustees and pension providers.

Strengths Sources say: "They are efficient, well organised and on the ball," and another adds: "They are very engaged and proactive with their clients."

Work highlights Advised the Trustees of the Hitachi UK Pension Scheme on a pensioner buy-in transaction with Scottish Widows.

Notable practitioners

Alastair Meeks is noted for his experience advising corporate clients and pension scheme trustees on a range of transactional issues.

Carolyn Saunders leads the firm's pension team and has considerable experience advising clients on a range of complex pension transactions and governance issues.

Matthew De Ferrars "produces clear actionable advice on all issues and manages to make complex issues understandable," clients comment. He is well known for advising clients on scheme mergers, funding security and bulk annuity matters.