As pension schemes come to an end, the process of winding up must be carefully handled. The procedure is complex, covering such issues as:
ARC Pensions Law can steer you through this process and give you confidence that, as far as possible:
In the real world, it is not always possible to know that all these issues have been dealt with. For instance, beneficiaries may not be traceable or documentation on benefits incomplete. Our advice will help you reach a practical solution, protecting trustees and employers from future risks. If you are preparing your scheme for eventual winding up, whether as a scheme sponsor or trustee, please also take a look at our Safe Settlement page.
is a dedicated, specialist firm of pension lawyers. We focus entirely on workplace pension schemes.
is to provide top quality, value-for-money legal services to those responsible for running workplace pension schemes, and thereby to help schemes deliver the promised benefits to members.
is to employ pension lawyers and staff with top-quality experience and enable them to work in a modern way, operating on a bespoke, lean and adaptable platform.