About us

We are the UK’s leading specialist commercial law firm for the pensions and retirement savings industry.  Our client focus, our multi-specialism and our position at the heart of the industry set us apart.

We put the needs of our clients first. Understanding, anticipating and meeting their legal needs is what matters to us. This commitment, combined with our in-depth knowledge and experience of the widest range of pensions issues, enables us to deliver exceptional service. 

Far from being narrow pensions lawyers, we are multi-specialists, equipped to provide a full service to trustees, employers, providers and corporate investors. Our 100% focus on pensions and retirement savings brings together investment, finance and litigation experts in integrated teams to build long-lasting client relationships. 


TPR’s consultation on draft DB funding code

Commenting on TPR’s consultation on the draft DB funding code of practice and regulatory approach which closes tomorrow, partner Janet Brown said: The DWP consulted last year on draft regulations setting out new requirements for defined...

Sackers wins Pensions Law Firm of the Year

Sackers was last night named Pensions Law Firm of the Year at the Pensions Age Awards 2023. The awards, which are now in their tenth year, celebrate excellence within the pensions industry and aim to reward those that have proved...

Sackers expands project management team

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Raman Dhillon as a legal project manager in our project management team. Elizabeth Nolan, senior legal project manager, commented on the latest addition to the team: “Raman’s skills and...

Pensions tax changes in Budget 2023

Commenting on today’s Budget, partner Claire Carey said: “Given the impact they seem to be having on those working in crucial public services, rumours about significant changes to the pension tax allowances have been gathering momentum...

March 2023 pensions update

After the excitement of the funding consultation and the deluge of DC consultations, the pace of developments has slowed (for now!) Partner Georgina Jones sets out her key “need to knows” from the last couple of weeks: Laura Trott...

Sackers shortlisted for Professional Pensions UK Pensions Awards 2023

We’re thrilled that Sackers has been named as finalists in these two categories for this year’s awards: Pensions Lawyers of the year Pensions Litigation Firm of the year We look forward to what we hope will be a successful night for...

Our people

Our people are our most valuable asset. We support their development and invest in their future, achieving excellence through working together and sharing knowledge.

Helen Ball

Our services

We are experienced in every area of pensions law. Whether you are a trustee, employer, insurance company, master trust, or personal pension provider, we are committed to understanding and meeting your needs. Our ability to find solutions to the most complex of legal problems, and our track record of advising large schemes and corporate sponsors, enables us to deliver an outstanding partner-led service to all our clients.