Mr David Francis > A&L Goodbody LLP > Dublin, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

A&L Goodbody LLP
D01 H104
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Pensions Group


David Francis has more than 15 years’ experience of advising on pensions-related matters. He advises companies and trustees on all legal issues affecting their defined benefit and defined contribution pension plans. His expertise ranges from the establishment of plans (including plan design, documentation, administration, compliance, investment and cross-border pension issues) through to advising on funding, merging, pension benefit changes, liability management exercises, restructuring and winding up. David also advises on trust law aspects and pension adjustment orders, as well as pension disputes, mediation and litigation. He has considerable expertise in advising on the pension aspects of corporate mergers, acquisitions, re-organisations, flotations, outsourcing and privatisations.

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Ireland > Pensions and employee benefits

(Leading individuals)

David Francis

A&L Goodbody LLP

A&L Goodbody LLP fields one of the largest pensions practices in Ireland and advises prominent multinationals on every aspect of occupational pension schemes and personal pension arrangements. In addition to this, it also represents clients in pensions ombudsman claims and has expertise in the mediation of pension disputes. The team is led by David Main  and also includes Keavy Ryan, David Franci and Chris Comerford.