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DWF

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1 SCOTT PLACE, 2 HARDMAN STREET, MANCHESTER, M3 3AA, ENGLAND
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Work 03333 202220
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Fax 03333 204440
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www.dwf.law

Tim Green

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Work +44 (0)161 604 1726
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DWF

Work Department

I am a Partner in the Pensions team with a broad advisory, transactional and dispute resolution practice.

Position

Partner

Career

I advise trustees, sponsors, government bodies and providers with expertise in the retail, energy, nuclear, transport, public and charitable sectors on the full range of pensions issues, both contentious and non-contentious.


London: Human resources

Pensions

Within: Pensions

DWF has 'come on leaps and bounds in the last few years reflecting its continued growth, understanding of the market and expertise in the area'. National head Tim Green is 'poised, confident, organised and provides a bespoke service' and London team leader Amanda Banister is 'technically brilliant and a really bright and thoughtful lawyer'; national commercial litigation head Joel Heap is also a name to note. Recent highlights include Green acting for Safeway in Safeway v Newton, a high-profile equlaisation matter; and Banister defending the Board of the PPF in a challenge to the PPF compensation limits alleging they are insufficient to meet the requirements of the EU Insolvency Directive. Other clients include Dalriada Trustees, Favier and the trustees of Prudential Platinum Pension Plan.

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North West: Human resources

Pensions

Within: Leading individuals

Tim Green - DWF

Within: Pensions

The ‘omnipresentTim Green  at DWF  is a ‘great lawyer who understands his clients’ needs – he is a natural and tenacious problem solver who has the magic touch with clients’. He advises trustees, sponsors, government bodies and providers on the full range of pension issues both contentious and non-contentious. He has particular sector expertise in retail, energy, nuclear, transport, public and the charitable sectors. Senior associate Sinead Sheehan  has significant experience advising clients on a wide range of pensions issues including legal and regulatory compliance as well as liability management and pension scheme restructurings. Highlights included advising the Trustee of the British Steel Pension Scheme in a matter that has been widely publicised in the press and concerns 130,000 members of the £15bn pensions scheme. Other key clients include 2020 Trustees Limited, Edmundson Electrical Ltd and Ladbrokes Coral Plc.

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