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DLA Piper
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London > Employment > Pensions (non-contentious)

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DLA Piper‘s practice combines experts in pensions, tax, structured finance, litigation, restructuring and funds, with the ability to draw on colleagues across the firm’s international office network, to advise on the spectrum of pensions issues; with a dedicated de-risking practice that is under the leadership of Amrit Mclean, in whom clients have ‘great confidence‘. The broader group led by Matthew Swynnerton, who has exceptional knowledge in auto-enrolment issues, and supported the UK government’s pensions minister on drafting the conditions for transfers regulations in November 2021. Tamara Calvert has a strong client list of energy sector employers, and is an expert in the pensions aspects of outsourcing contracts. Joel Eytle specialises in pensions regulation.

London > Insurance > Insurance: corporate and regulatory

DLA Piper operates across the breadth of transactional, commercial and regulatory insurance space. Key areas of focus include regulatory issues, warranty and indemnity insurance, pensions de-risking, insurtech and sanctions. Leon Taylor fronts the practice and is supported by Amrit Mclean, who leads on pensions de-risking matters. Anthony Day and legal director Jonathan Clarke are also recommened, with the latter noted for handling insurance sector transactions, including bancassurance and warranty and indemnity deals. Former practice head Melanie James and fellow partner Tim Baumgartner departed for Willkie Farr & Gallagher (UK) LLP in 2022.