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Herbert Smith Freehills LLP

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Alison Brown

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Work 020 7466 2427
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Herbert Smith Freehills LLP

Work Department

Employment, Pensions and Incentives

Position

Partner

Alison is the Global Head of Employment, Pensions and Incentives

Career

Alison’s practice spans the whole spectrum of pensions advice, and her clients range from large corporates to trustees of smaller schemes. Her expertise is in strategic advice; in relation to liability management, corporate transactions, and funding journeys.  Alison has over 20 years experience of these areas, and she is often called in on a project basis to support alongside existing advisers. Her practice also encompasses areas of dispute and regulatory investigations. Alison heads the Herbert Smith Freehills Global Employment, Incentives and Pensions Group.

Member

Alison is a member of the UK Association of Pensions Lawyers and is a regular speaker at external events.


London: Human resources

Pensions

Within: Pensions

Herbert Smith Freehills LLP's 'outstanding' team includes Alison Brown and Paul Lewis, who lead the non-contentious and litigation elements respectively; Brown is 'excellent commercially' and Lewis is 'exceptional at understanding complex issues'. Clients also single out Samantha Brown, who is 'superb in combining technical brilliance with excellent judgement and strategical awareness'; newly promoted partner and derisking expert Rachel Pinto, who 'provides incredible service throughout'; and 'excellent' senior associate and former barrister James Rickards, who joined from Chambers of Michael Bowes QC, Christopher Gibson QC and Andrew S.  Recent mandates include representing Lloyds Bank in Part 8 proceedings relating to GMPs and advising Irish Life Assurance on a bulk annuity transaction.  Daniel Schaffer joined Slaughter and May.

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