Gishan Abeyratne

Gishan Abeyratne

Senior Associate: Private Practice

Sector: Private Practice
Location: South West and South East

Gishan is an LLB graduate of Birmingham City University, class of 2008. Following his undergraduate studies Gishan relocated to London where he spent a number of years in Financial Services trading Interest Rate Options before moving into business to business Sales in the Technology and Recruitment sectors.

In 2013 Gishan moved back home to the Midlands and joined the BCL Legal Birmingham office in January 2014. Gishan specialises in the recruitment of real estate, planning and property finance partners, directors, senior associates, associates, solicitors and newly qualified solicitors for commercial practices across the South of England including Bristol, Exeter, Southampton, Reading, Guildford, Oxford and the surrounding counties.

Gishan works with leading law firms and candidates at all levels for national and international practices including Charles Russell Speechlys, Stevens & Bolton, Bevan Brittan, Veale Wasbrough Vizards, Simmons & Simmons, Osborne Clarke, Burges Salmon, TLT, Womble Bond Dickinson, Freeths, Penningtons Manches, CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang, and other leading regional firms. 

Awards

We’re a Sunday Times Best Small Company to Work For: 2016, 2017, 2018