Nazneen joined Addleshaw Goddard in January 2022 as an Associate in the pensions team.  Before that she was in house legal counsel at LPPI Limited where she advised in respect of LGPS investments.  She advised on investments into real estate, credit, private equity, global equities and fixed income funds through a number of different legal structures.

Since joining Addleshaw Goddard, she has continued with her focus on advising on pensions investments and is a key team member advising a number of LGPS pooled funds.  

She also has a broader practice covering advisory and transactional pensions work.  


Representative recent experience includes: 

  • Advising LGPS pooled funds on investments into funds including infrastructure funds, private credit and private debt funds; including drafting and negotiating side letters and assisting with the completion of subscription agreements
  • Advising an employer on its life insurance arrangements including drafting replacement documentation
  • Advising trustees in respect of overseas transfers under the Pension Schemes Act 2021
  • Advising trustees on the distributions of a lump sum death benefit where there were a number of minor beneficiaries, some living overseas
  • Responding to a variety of queries from trustees including on the interpretation of their pension increase rules and eligibility for ill health pension
  • Advising on pensions aspects of share and business acquisitions including where employees have previously transferred to the target company under Fair Deal
  • Advising on acquisitions where the purchaser will acquire companies participating in public sector schemes or will itself be required to participate following a TUPE transfer