Gus Fung

Associate
Baker & McKenzie Services Limited

Biography

Gus is an associate in the Pensions Department and joined Baker McKenzie in October 2018. Gus qualified in September 2017 and advises both pension scheme trustees and sponsoring employers on all aspects of pensions law for contentious and non-contentious matters.

Gus is a member of the Association of Pension Lawyers.

Practice Focus

Gus advises clients on all aspects of pensions law. In particular, Gus has acted for a number of private equity funds and private equity backed business in relation to the pensions aspects of M&A.

Representative Legal Matters

Prior to joining the Firm, Gus handled the following matters:

  • Advised a Chinese conglomerate in relation to the USD 500 million purchase of a European fashion business with a UK defined benefit pension scheme.

  • Advised a private equity backed vehicle in relation to the USD 1.3 billion carve-out of a European leisure business with a defined benefit pension scheme from its US parent company.

  • Advised a private equity backed insurer in relation to the successful GBP 100 million purchase of an insurance business with a UK defined benefit pension scheme.

  • Advised a Chinese technology company in relation to its auto-enrolment obligations in England & Wales.

  • Advised the trustees of a multi billion pound pension scheme in relation to the separation of the scheme from its sponsoring employer.

Admissions

  • England & Wales~United Kingdom (2017)

Education

  • BPP Law School (LPC) (2015)
  • BPP Law School (GDL) (2014)
  • University of College (BA History) (2012)