Jeff has practised exclusively in the area of pensions, benefits and executive compensation for over 20 years. His practice involves the investment, taxation, funding and administration of pension and benefit plans. Jeff frequently advises on pension and benefit issues arising in the context of corporate transactions, loan agreements, insolvencies and compliance disputes. His practice also focuses on pension investment, governance and fiduciary matters. Jeff has extensive experience assisting clients with pension plan mergers, including mergers with jointly sponsored pension plans. He has advised plan sponsors and insurers on de-risking strategies, including buy-in and buy-out annuities and longevity insurance arrangements. Jeff's clients include both public and private sector plan sponsors and administrators and a wide range of financial institutions and service providers.