Beyond Law Group announces six key promotions following year of record growth

Beyond Law Group continues to support its talent at all levels as it announces its 2024 promotions list


Beyond Law Group has announced six promotions following the most successful year to date for the Group and its specialist practices: Beyond Corporate, McAlister Family Law and Beyond Conveyancing.

Beyond Law Group’s people are at the centre of its value system and it is for this reason that the business places a significant focus on growing, nurturing, and rewarding its talent at all levels.

Beyond Law Group’s 2024 promotions list sees the promotion of Clint Nichols to Director of Costs and specialist children lawyer, Charlotte Francis, to Associate. In addition, Divorce and Finance expert, Frances Bentley has been promoted to Senior Associate. Clint, Charlotte, and Frances are lawyers in the Group’s specialist, award-winning family and children practice, McAlister Family Law.

Within the Group’s specialist corporate and commercial practice, Beyond Corporate, Angeliki Kotsidou has been promoted to Senior Associate, Shaun Little has been promoted to Associate and Davina Mordanti to senior paralegal The promotions follow the promotion of James Corlett to Managing Partner of Beyond Corporate in 2023; a move that is enabling the management team at Beyond Corporate to further develop as the practice grows.

The promotions come shortly after Beyond Law Group recently announced it has offered training contracts to three of its talented paralegals, sending a clear message that it is focussed on career development and creating a strong, supportive, and nurturing environment for its people.

Beyond Law Group, which was established in 2017, prides itself on developing and nurturing its own talent and only accepts training contract applications from internal candidates. The Group is also keen to facilitate new pathways to careers in law and break down the barriers to entry, and as such currently sponsors three apprentices, who again – were all internal candidates.


Beyond Law Group has gone from strength to strength, with its innovative business structure and modern people focussed outlook. The Group has created an inspiring working environment that is becoming increasingly attractive for client and service-focused teams and individuals who want to work in and with a positive, engaged, and dynamic legal business.

Amanda McAlister, Managing Partner of McAlister Family Law, commented: “These promotions are thoroughly deserved and reflect the Group’s commitment to develop our people and provide each and every person with a clear career path. Each person’s work ethic, dedication, and the results they have achieved for our clients over the last 12 months are recognised as a significant contributing factor to the Group’s year of record growth.”

James Corlett, Managing Partner of Beyond Corporate, commented: “The promotions will assist us in meeting the Group’s strategy to further develop career opportunities across our teams and enable us to plan for the future shape of the Group and its practices. It also enables us to bring through our junior lawyers and ensures that we provide a consistently strong service to clients at all levels within the business.”

Matt Fleetwood, Chief Executive and Founder of Beyond Law Group, said: “We are delighted to announce the promotions of Charlotte, Frances, Clint, Angeliki, Shaun and Davina. Our people are integral to the ongoing success of the business and the premium service we can provide to clients, so it’s vital that we continue to invest in their personal and professional development.

Whether our people began their careers with us or joined at a more advanced level, we are committed to training and developing our talent and moving them forward in their careers as quickly as they develop. Our people are together creating their own cohesive culture within the Group and this is becoming even more critical as we embark on our next phase of strategic growth in 2024.”