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MacRoberts LLP

Living Wage
CAPELLA, 60 YORK STREET, GLASGOW, G2 8JX, SCOTLAND
Tel:
Work 0141 303 1100
Fax:
Fax 0141 332 8886
DX:
70 GLASGOW
Email:
Web:
https://www.macroberts.com
Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow

Martyn Shaw

Tel:
Work 0141 303 1349
Email:
MacRoberts LLP

Work Department

Pensions, Share Schemes & Incentives

Position

Partner

Career

Martyn is Head of MacRoberts’ Pensions and Share Schemes & Incentives Groups. His clients range from sole traders to companies listed across the globe and trustees of pension schemes of all sizes.

Martyn is also Head of MacRoberts Trustees Limited, which provides independent trustee services. He is a member of the Association of Pension Lawyers and the Share Plan Lawyers Group and regularly writes and speaks on pensions, employee share ownership schemes and cash-based incentives.

Member

The Association of Pension Lawyers
The Share Plan Lawyers Group

Education

The University of Strathclyde
Dip LP
1994-1995

The University of Strathclyde
LLB (Hons), Law
1990-1994


Scotland: Human resources

Pensions

Within: Pensions

The team at MacRoberts LLP is ‘highly responsive, with a very commercial understanding of the needs of fellow professionals and clients alike’. It advises employers and the trustees of numerous pension schemes on a range of corporate, commercial and transactional matters. The ‘technically excellentMartyn Shaw leads the team, which includes ‘committed’ legal director James Keith. The group is instructed by the Johnson Press Pension Plan on a number of matters, including in connection with the terms of various investment management and custody agreements. Recent highlights include assisting Badtie Group Superannuation and Life Assurance Scheme with a major consolidation and update of the trust deed and rules of the scheme. On the company side, the group acted for the Scottish subsidiary of Devro in connection with liability hedging within its defined benefit occupational pension scheme.

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