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ARC Pensions Law

80 COLEMAN STREET, LONDON, EC2R 5BJ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7653 8970
Email:
Web:
www.arcpensionslaw.com
Leeds, London

Rosalind Connor

Tel:
Work +44 (0)20 7653 8965
Email:
Web:
arcpensionslaw.com/meet-the-team/rosalind-connor
ARC Pensions Law

Work Department

Pensions

Position

Rosalind has spent more than two decades advising employers, trustees, administrators and members in relation to the establishment, management and winding up of pension schemes. She has a particular expertise in dealing with distressed situations, and was involved in the first apportionment carried out for PPF purposes in a distressed business restructuring. She has advised on many subsequent restructuring and insolvency situations, and co-authored the book, Pensions and Corporate Insolvency: a Practitioner’s Guide (Jordans). 

Rosalind also has significant experience in dealing with pensions on transactions, advising trustees, employers, investors and funders on a range of UK and multi-national sales and acquisitions. She deals with a wide range of issues, from multi-national pension schedules to Regulator clearance. Her other areas of expertise include tax planning and structuring relating to pensions, and she is the pensions contributor to Revenue Law: Principles and Practice (Bloomsbury).

Career

Jones Day, Associate: 2003-2008, Partner: 2008-2012; Taylor Wessing, Partner: 2012-2015; ARC Pensions Law, Partner: 2016-present.

Member

Association of Pension Lawyers, Chair: 2015-2017; International Pensions and Employee Benefits Law Association; Pensions Management Institute, Chairman of London region: 2013-2015.

Education

University College, University of Oxford (BA, Philosophy, Politics, and Economics)


London: Human resources

Pensions (non-contentious)

Within: Pensions (non-contentious)

Specialist pensions boutique ARC Pensions Law is well-placed to handle all non-contentious issues for trustees, scheme sponsors and other law firms, with an emphasis on occupational defined benefit and defined contribution schemes. Anna Rogers is a leading name for defined benefit wind-up actions, bulk purchase annuity transactions, regulatory audits and scheme demergers, while Rosalind Connor often advises on pensions arrangements for corporate transactions including sales, acquisitions, buy-ins and insolvency. Anna Copestake is a go-to name for scheme restructuring, pensions investment arrangements, liability management, master trusts and governance.

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