Pauline Sibbit

Partner

About

Pauline has many years’ experience of a range of pension law issues. She advises trustees and employers on merging schemes and the complex funding and power issues which can arise. She is involved in managing and working on the rationalisation of several clients’ pension arrangements and documenting changes post-merger.

Pauline is a member of Sackers’ Tax and Pensions Reform teams.


Memberships and Qualifications

Membership of professional bodies:
Association of Pension Lawyers (Chairman – 2010/11);
Association of Pension Lawyers (Full Member);
Society of Pension Consultants (Former Member of Legislation Committee)


Career history

Qualified: 1986, England & Wales

Pensions experience since: 1986

Joined Sackers: 1984

Joined partnership/LLP: 1990


Academic history

University/College:

University of Leeds (1980-1983)

Degree: LLB (Hons)


Further Information

Testimonials:

  • Pauline Sibbit is held in high esteem for her expertise in a wide range of pensions matters. She is known for advising employers and trustees of high-profile schemes on complex mergers and funding issues – Chambers UK 2017
  • Pauline Sibbit is recommended by interviewees for her “excellent general pensions knowledge,” with sources identifying her expertise on benefits issues as a particular strength – Chambers UK 2016
  • Pauline Sibbit “has excellent in-depth knowledge,” according to one market observer. Her practice focuses on issues arising from scheme mergers, as well as the full spectrum of funding matters – Chambers UK 2015
  • Named as a leading individual – Legal 500 2013

Extracurricular interests and activities:

I enjoy skiing and running.