Simmons & Simmons LLP

Pensions Department

London (Firms)
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What the team is known for Established practice noted for its representation of trustees and employers in connection with the full range of pensions law. Recommended for its insight into the financial services, investment and energy industries. Particular strengths include advising on scheme mergers and the pensions aspects of corporate activity. Further recognised for its de-risking advice for defined benefit schemes.

Strengths A client says: "They are totally committed to us as a client and will go those extra lengths to achieve what is best."

"The team has high levels of pensions experience and provides good service," says another source.

Work highlights Provided advice to the £6.5 billion Zurich UK Pension Scheme on various matters including scheme documentation.

Notable practitioners

Danny Tsang has "broad pensions experience, is client-friendly and is a good communicator," says a client. He advises corporate clients on a range of pensions issues including de-risking solutions, scheme de-mergers and changes to benefit structures.