Pensions | Experience

Our plain speaking pensions group provides advice on all aspects of UK pension law to individuals, employers and trustees.

Group contact

Bill Dixon

Bill Dixon

Recent work undertaken by the group includes:

  • advising on and negotiating a new set of trust rules for a final salary scheme
  • advising on the provision of contingent asset security for the purposes of reducing the Pension Protection Fund levy
  • advising on an enhanced transfer value exercise for a defined benefit scheme
  • advising a charity on deficit mitigation methods generally
  • advising on pension transfer rights on a TUPE transfer for both final salary and defined contribution schemes
  • defending an actuary on a professional negligence claim
  • advising scheme trustees in respect of claims arising out of overpayment of benefits to members
  • acting for a beneficiary of a member of a final salary scheme in proceedings before the High Court
  • acting for pension scheme trustees in a professional negligence claim against their former solicitors
  • advising a charity with a potential section 75 debt issue
  • advising a charity on the interpretation and application of contribution liability obligations under a local government pension scheme admission agreement