George Carr

Senior associate


George advises trustees and employers on a broad range of pensions issues across both defined benefit and defined contribution arrangements.

He regularly helps clients with their scheme documentation, governance issues, member-related matters and data protection questions. George also regularly delivers training to trustee boards.

George has worked on several longer-term projects. This experience includes:

  • advising on the closure to future accrual of large DB schemes;
  • working with trustees on projects to wind-up their DB and DC arrangements;
  • advising on buy-in and buy-out projects; and
  • advising on transfers to DC master trusts.

Memberships and Qualifications

Membership of professional bodies:

Association of Pension Lawyers (Associate Member)

Career history

Qualified: 2017, England and Wales

Pensions experience since: 2017

Joined Sackers: 2022

Employers: Mayer Brown International LLP (2015-2022)

Academic history


Nottingham Law School (2014-2015)
BPP (London) Law School (2013-2014)
St Peter’s College, University of Oxford (2008-2011)


Legal Practice Course
Graduate Diploma in Law

Further Information

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