Addleshaw Goddard has been appointed to the National Local Government Pension Scheme ("LGPS") Framework for Legal Services.
The Firm has been appointed to Lot 1 (Full Service) and Lot 4 (Investment), following a competitive procurement process. Under the Framework, funds will be able to buy a variety of legal services from Addleshaw Goddard matched to their own specific requirements, from small, one-off pieces of work to longer-term single supplier arrangements.
Catherine McAllister, Head of Addleshaw Goddard's public sector pensions practice, comments: "We are delighted to have been appointed to the LGPS Framework. Our public sector pensions practice has grown significantly in recent years and we are pleased at this recognition of our pensions and investment expertise."
Nicola Mark, Head of Norfolk Pension Fund and Chair of the National LGPS Frameworks collaboration, comments that the framework: "offers LGPS funds and pools easy access to a range of specialist, qualified legal service providers, chosen for their specific pensions and investment expertise."