Her promotion follows hot on the heels of the appointment of five new Partners by the firm.
Kayleigh joined McCormicks from an international firm in April 2014 and has expertise across the field of commercial disputes, including breach of contract, debt recovery and professional negligence, as well as landlord and tenant disputes.
She has significant experience in dealing with banking and finance disputes having previously acted for a number of financial institutions, as well as large corporations, in commercial litigation work. Kayleigh also leads McCormicks’ own “Out of Office” networking events.
Senior Partner Peter McCormick said:
Kayleigh is an outstanding lawyer and contributor to McCormicks and has proved to be a valuable addition to the team.
She works with businesses ranging from national PLCs to small family-run operations and is able to provide tailored advice relevant to any and all of those businesses.
She is also very involved with the business communities in both her home town of Ripon and in the wider Harrogate district which gives her an insight into the current issues faced by regional businesses.