Dan Traynor



Dan advises trustees and employers on a wide range of issues relating to DB and DC pension arrangements.

He advises on various day-to-day scheme governance queries and data protection compliance related issues. Dan is involved in drafting and interpreting scheme documentation and drafting member communications for various clients. In addition, he advises on section 75 employer debt issues and has experience in negotiating service provider contracts on behalf of trustee clients.

Career history

Qualified:  2021, Scotland

Pensions experience since: 2018

Joined Sackers: 2021

Employers: Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP (2018-2021)

Academic history


University of Glasgow (2013-2018)

Radboud University, Nijmegen (2016)


LLB Law (with international study)

Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Legal Practice

Further Information

Dan is a keen runner and rugby player. He is a fan of musical theatre and a karaoke enthusiast. At weekends, when not browsing bookshops (buying books he will never get around to reading), Dan can be found with a pair of knitting needles in hand.