Kyle qualifies - Nick Phillips, Kyle Gilbert and Ryan Yates


Kyle Gilbert qualifies into Beswicks’ corporate law team after completing his training contract.

Kyle began his career at Beswicks in July 2019 as a paralegal in the corporate law department before being awarded a training contract.

He had previously studied law through the Open University before going on to complete the Legal Practice Course at Staffordshire University.

Kyle said: “I am over the moon to qualify as a solicitor in our renowned corporate team. Beswicks has developed and invested in my skills since I started in 2019 and the experience I have gained is invaluable. To qualify into corporate law is the ‘icing on the cake’ on what has been an amazing journey to qualification, and a significant milestone in my career. I am looking forward to assisting our corporate clients and am very excited for what the future holds.”

Nick Phillips, managing partner, added: “Many congratulations to Kyle on qualifying. Kyle combines technical knowledge with a strong understanding of the commercial world and a calm and thorough approach to his work, making him a fantastic addition to our corporate law team.”

“There’s no doubt in my mind that Kyle has an extremely bright career ahead of him. We are delighted that he has successfully completed his training and is staying with us in our corporate team.”

Beswicks’ corporate law team is among the strongest in the region spanning the firm’s Stoke-on-Trent and Altrincham offices and advising clients nationwide.

The team is made up of partners Peter Ellis (Stoke-on-Trent) and Caroline Gray (Altrincham), along with Corporate Associate Rebekah Jones and Corporate Solicitors David Morgan, Tom Sutcliffe and Kyle Gilbert.

Between them the team has advised on countless multi-million pound deals, as well as smaller transactions, management buyouts and buy-ins, corporate refinancing, reorganisations, shareholder agreements, constitutional matters, share options, commercial contracts and terms and conditions.

Ryan Yates, Beswicks’ Group Operations Director, said: “The range, quantity and quality of the corporate work undertaken is phenomenal. We’re incredibly proud to have a corporate law team with such exceptional expertise and delighted to be able to grow the team further with the addition of Kyle.”

To contact any member of the corporate team, email or phone our Stoke-on-Trent office on 01782 205000 or our Altrincham office on 0161 0161 929 8446.