Elliot joined Birketts in October 2018 as a Paralegal in our Corporate Team. He began his training contract in September 2019, qualifying in September 2021. Elliot is now a Solicitor in our Corporate Team and is based in our Chelmsford office.
Elliot’s area of specialism is in corporate transactional work and has experience advising on both share and asset acquisitions and disposals as well as company demergers, re-organisations and joint ventures.
He also advises on general corporate matters such as allotments of shares, share buybacks and share capital reductions in addition to advising on shareholders’ agreements and other corporate governance matters. Elliot’s role involves liaising with colleagues across a number of other practice areas, such as our property, employment and tax teams.
During his training, Elliot enjoyed seats with our Dispute Resolution Team, Employment, Family and Public Sector Teams.
Prior to joining Birketts Elliot attended the University of Law, where he completed the Legal Practice Course with Distinction and achieved his Masters in Law, Business and Management. Elliot’s electives were Mergers and Acquisitions, Commercial Contracts and Employment.