Profile submitted by Henry Day
Chancery litigation, focusing on pensions, financial services, trusts and estates, related professional negligence. Seconded to Eversheds LLP (Financial Services Disputes & Investigations) in 2015; seconded to the FCA in 2013. Recent reported cases include: British Airways plc v Airways Pension Scheme Trustee Ltd  EWHC 1191 (Ch) (alleged breach of trust concerning trustees’ grant of a discretionary pension increase); Barnardo’s v Buckinghamshire  EWCA Civ 1064 (construction of pension scheme documentation and effect of s.67 Pensions Act 1995); Abouraya v Sigmund  EWHC 277 (Ch) (double derivative action).
Chancery Bar Association, Association of Pension Lawyers, Financial Services Lawyers Association
Co-editor of Wurtzburg & Mills on Building Society Law (Sweet & Maxwell); contributor to LexisPSL Pensions.
Educated at Downside School; Merton College, Oxford (BA Classics, Double 1st Class Honours; MSt Classical Languages and Literature, Distinction; various college prizes); Trinity College, Cambridge (PhD Classical Literature; AHRC doctoral scholarship); Freie Universitaet Berlin (DAAD scholarship); City University (CPE; BPTC, Outstanding and Everard Ver Heyden prize); Lord Bowen Scholar and Lord Mansfield Scholar of Lincoln’s Inn.