Pensions & Retirement Benefits
Our firm provides advice and representation to individual employees and unions on matters such as disability pensions, retirement benefits, and benefit entitlements. We provide advice to unions and Boards of Trustees administering pension and benefit trusts, including Multi-Employer Pension Plans (MEPPs).
We provide advice and representation to individuals regarding the negotiation of service buybacks (elective service), the negotiation of pension accruals and entitlements, and the negotiation of post-retirement benefits and supplementary pensions.
We also provide advice on group benefits including life, disability, and health and dental plans, advice on the modification of pension and benefits programs, with a focus on retirement benefits.
For information on LTD and CPP benefits, please see the Disability Benefits section.