Gillian joins the firm’s existing Family & Matrimonial team after four years with DWF LLP, where she introduced family law to its Preston office. She is well-known and highly regarded in the local area; she has worked in Preston and the surrounding area for more than twenty years and has held a number of key appointments with local law firms. She is also heavily involved in and co-ordinates the Preston Exchange Network, a networking group for female professionals based in and around the Preston area.
Gillian is a qualified Collaborative Lawyer and is a member of Resolution, the national organisation of family lawyers committed to non-confrontational divorce, separation and other family problems.
Speaking of her appointment, Gillian commented, “I am delighted to be joining Birchall Blackburn, knowing that it is a firm deeply-rooted in the North West. With a network of offices across the region, it is clearly a growing business but remains focussed on putting the quality of service to its clients first”.
Catherine MacCracken, Partner and Head of Private Client, said, “Gillian’s appointment will enhance our Family & Matrimonial team at Birchall Blackburn, which is already a strong offering from the firm. We are committed to giving our clients the very best level of tailored legal advice and support and Gillian’s vast experience in this highly specialised field will be an asset to the firm and the team”.
She will be based at Birchall Blackburn’s Preston city centre office. Contact Gillian Graveson by email or phone on 01772 552263 or 07826 552685.