Chris has 20 years’ experience as an all-round pension lawyer advising on occupational schemes.
At Arc Pension Law, Chris’s principal role is the successful operation of the Arc Pensions Law business, supporting Rosalind Connor in her role as Managing Partner.
Chris has practised extensively in pensions, developing a leading reputation and acting for a range of household-name clients and earning a reputation in Chambers as a leading individual in the field. He was a main committee member of the Association of Pension Lawyers and was appointed editor of the APL’s technical journal, “Pension Lawyer”.
In recent years Chris has been serving as senior partner of Pinsent Masons LLP, an international law firm.
Chris entered the world of pensions as a trainee in 1985 and rose to become head of the pensions team in the national firm of Pinsents, when Biddle merged with them in 2001. Pinsents’ pensions group was one of the largest in the UK, with a team operating across 5 UK offices.
Chris served as Arc’s first Managing Partner from June 2015 to June 2020.