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Hogan Lovells International LLP

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Senior Associate


As a senior associate in Hogan Lovells’ Dispute Resolution practice, Nathan Sherlock has focused his practice on Chancery litigation, with a particular concentration on pension scheme and trust fund disputes. He has extensive experience in regulatory proceedings, rectification claims, directions applications, and high-value professional liability actions.

In recent years, Nathan has been at the center of many leading cases in his field, including a number before the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court which have led to important developments in the law. As well as his considerable experience of conducting major commercial litigation before the English courts, much of Nathan’s work has an international dimension and he has been involved in the prosecution and defense of substantial claims in North America and Europe.

Nathan is a member of the Association of Pension Lawyers and is also a non-practicing barrister.


English - Spoken Fluent, Written Fluent


Association of Pension Lawyers


LL.B. (Hons), University of Warwick (2007); Bar Vocational Course, BPP (2008); Called to the Bar, Middle Temple (2008); Hogan Lovells (2009); Qualified (2011); Solicitor-Advocate (2012).

Lawyer Rankings

London > Employment > Pensions: dispute resolution

(Rising stars)

Nathan SherlockHogan Lovells International LLP

Hogan Lovells International LLP‘s ‘first-class, extremely knowledgeable and on the ball‘ team focuses on high-profile regulatory cases, often coordinating proceedings across multiple jurisdictions, utilising the firm’s international office network. The group has substantial experience before the pensions regulator, including in relation to less common cases relating to financial support direction. Taking the lead is ‘top of the treeAngela Dimsdale Gill, who spearheads the team’s representation of ITV in complex pensions regulatory proceedings. ‘Absolutely class actNicholas Heaton acts for a mixture of trustees, employers, pensions advisors and public bodies in regulatory actions, trustee applications for directions, rectification claims and professional liability matters. The ‘energeticMatthew Bullen is another contentious pensions expert, and provides the advisory pensions group with litigation support. Counsel Nathan Sherlock is also recommended for pensions regulatory disputes.

London > Insurance > Professional negligence

(Rising stars)

Nathan SherlockHogan Lovells International LLP

Hogan Lovells International LLP is home to a ‘very thorough and pro-active team’, with specialists in pensions professional negligence disputes, as well as legal and financial professional negligence, advising both law firms and those bringing claims against law firms. The team draws on the wider firm’s expansive global network, allowing them to effectively handle multi-jurisdictional cases. Nicholas Heaton leads the team – his experience involves substantial liability claims against professionals including solicitors, actuaries, consultants and accountants. Angela Dimsdale Gill‘s expertise is within the pensions sector, with a history of advising claimants and defendants. Matthew Bullen  and counsel Nathan Sherlock  are other notable team members.