Oliver ToppingSenior Associate
Oliver advises trustees and employers on a range of pensions issues including the interpretation of pensions legislation and scheme rules.
He has been involved in advising occupational pension schemes of all sizes and structures and assessing the impact of new laws on those schemes.
Oliver is a member of the firm’s finance and investment group and has advised on investment management agreements and has undertaken due diligence on a wide range of pooled funds including infrastructure, property and company finance funds.
He has a particular interest in Defined Contribution scheme matters and regularly advises a number of large DC schemes on matters including member booklets and scheme communications, compliance matters and policy developments.
Memberships and Qualifications
Membership of professional bodies:
Association of Pension Lawyers
Qualified: 2013, England & Wales
Pensions experience since: 2013
Joined Sackers: 2013
Employers: Slaughter and May (2011-2013)
Clare College Cambridge (2005-2009)
BPP Law School (2009-2011)
Degree: Modern and Medieval Languages
Graduate Diploma in Law
Accelerated Legal Practice Course
Extracurricular interests and activities:
I enjoy running and cycling. I’m also an avid theatre-goer.