Partner in Eversheds Sutherland's pensions litigation team. Specialises in pensions disputes particularly deficits and winding up. Leading cases include Falconer v Aslef and NUR, Imperial Tobacco, Mirror Group and Lloyd's Bank Pension Scheme.
Chairman of Pensions Litigation Committee of Association of Pension Lawyers 1998 - 2008; Vice-President, The Association of Corporate Trustees; DWP Industry Advisory Group for the Financial Assistance Scheme.
BA and MA Jurisprudence, Queen's College, Oxford, 1980 and 1982; Chester College of Law 1981; qualified 1983; joined Eversheds Sutherland 1987.
Joint author of the 'APL Guidance Notes on Pensions Ombudsman Procedure'.