Helen Miles is a partner in Squire Patton Boggs’ Pensions Practice Group and has been practicing as a pensions lawyer since qualifying in 1994. Prior to joining the firm, Helen was a partner in the Birmingham office of another global law firm for more than 11 years and was responsible for the establishment and management of the pensions practice.
Helen’s particular areas of expertise include all aspects of the operation of trust-based occupational pension schemes; employer’s pension obligations and provision to their employees including auto-enrolment; the pensions aspects of corporate mergers and acquisitions, outsourcing and restructuring; pension scheme mergers and wind-ups, and trustee training.
Helen deals with the pension arrangements of businesses in the manufacturing, hospitality, healthcare, food, logistics, technology and charity sectors, amongst others.
She also provides training for trustees and is a regular speaker at conferences and contributor to pensions industry publications.
Helen has a significant number of trustee clients including several where she has acted as legal adviser for more than 10 years.