Leanne Carter



Leanne advises trustees and employers on a broad range of pensions issues.

Leanne’s recent experience involves:

  • advising on pensions aspects of corporate transactions
  • advising on amendments to the governing documentation of schemes
  • interpreting pensions legislation and guidance
  • advising on the closure of defined benefit pension schemes to future benefit accrual.

Memberships and Qualifications

Membership of professional bodies:
Association of Pension Lawyers (Associate Member)

Career history

Qualified: September 2020, England and Wales

Pensions experience since: September 2020

Joined Sackers: September 2021

Employers: Macfarlanes LLP (2018-2021)

UBS, Human Resources (2014-2016)

Academic history


LSE (2011-2014)

BPP Law School (2016-2018)


BSc Government and Economics

Graduate Diploma in Law

LLM Commercial Legal Practice (including the Legal Practice Course)

Further Information

In her spare time Leanne enjoys playing tennis and pilates.