Gabriel is a solicitor based at our Highgate office. He joined Streathers as a trainee and now has a broad practice which encompasses private client and commercial matters.
Gabriel’s expertise extends across a range of areas such as probate and trusts matters (both contentious and non-contentious), frequently involving an overseas element. He specialises in often highly complex cases and represents claimants and defendants in proceedings under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 as well as in disputes involving contested wills, property and the administration of estates.
Gabriel’s varied practice also means he can advise on intellectual property matters and has particular experience with UK and community trade marks, passing off, copyright and design right cases. He recently had a number of successes in insolvency / bona vacantia cases involving disclaimer, vesting orders and escheat.
Clients value Gabriel’s ability to provide practical, strategic and commercial advice to individuals, estates, trusts, entrepreneurs and companies, using his knowledge of one area of law to inform another. He has developed a formidable reputation among his clients for effective negotiation and being able to secure the best outcome on their behalf.
What some clients have said about Gabriel:
“It has been a pleasure working with you and Chris and thank you for your care and sympathetic approach in helping us through this.” Client, April 2017
“Thank you very much for your advice, patience and attention to detail.” October 2017
“it was handled very well and went very smoothly considering all. Ours has been an extremely valuable relationship and it has been very comforting to know that you "had our backs" and could be relied-on for wise counsel. I'm looking forward to offering my thanks in-person at the next opportunity” US client, November 2017
“Thank you for all your efforts on our behalf. We are very pleased to have engaged your firm!” Client, November 2017
“We just want to say thank you again for the time & effort you put into this IP challenge - it really has been so appreciated and all your hard work hasn’t gone unnoticed.” April 2018
“You’re the best money we have spent in this process” US client, December 2018