UK - Ben Miller has been made a partner at DLA.
He has been with the firm for six years and advises clients including Universities Superannuation Scheme, Royal Insurance and the Co-operative Group.
Miller is based in the firm’s north west pensions team, which is the biggest in the region and regularly features in the Legal 500.
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