‘Client was singing Kyle’s praises and was really grateful for the sensitive way he dealt with her at court. He comes highly recommended by her!
’ – Instructing Solicitor
Kyle has a common law practice and accepts instructions in all areas of civil, local government and criminal law
Kyle has a wealth of experience of working with private and public sector clients including solicitor
firms, central government departments and local authorities (including London Borough Councils).
He is adept at providing advice and advocacy with matters involving civil and criminal litigation and
enforcement. Kyle is therefore highly adaptable and brings an array of skillsets to cases.
Kyle accepts instructions in cases involving general civil litigation, injunctions/ contempt proceedings
and debt recovery/contractual disputes. He has several years’ experience as a litigation paralegal at
a private firm of solicitors and in-house as a legal officer/ court representative in the general
litigation department at a London Borough Council. Here, he had conduct of caseloads involving
debt recovery, landlord and tenant and property and housing litigation. As a Barrister, he has used
this foundation to develop an expertise in acting in a variety of interim and final hearings/ trials
involving general litigation, debt recovery, injunction and landlord and tenant cases.
Kyle holds a Master of Laws (LLM) degree which focused on alternative dispute resolution and costs
Kyle has conducted small claims and fast-track trials. He has also deal with a range of routine interim
hearings such as case management hearings, strike out and set aside applications.
Kyle regularly advises and represents public authorities in relation to various applications and
appeals under the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 (injunctions, community
protection notices and criminal behaviour orders) and Environmental Protection Act 1990.
He has particular experience of cross-jurisdictional (criminal/civil) cases and is able to deploy several
years’ in-house experience of advising and representing London Borough Council departments in
associated legal proceedings.
Kyle has acted in cases on behalf of local authorities, housing associations, the Environment Agency,
the Insolvency Service and the Director of Border Revenue.
In his criminal practice, Kyle prosecutes and defends in Magistrates’ and Crown Court cases. He deals
with a broad range of trials, sentencing, appeals against conviction/sentence and other general
criminal matters. Such cases have involved offences of driving, theft, assaults and drugs. He has
prosecuted and defended in cases before juries in the Crown Court and acted in contested ancillary
proceedings such as confiscation under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002..
- CPS Advocate Panel, Grade 1
- Attorney General's Civil Panel Counsel (Junior Juniors)
- LLM (Professional Legal Skills) – City University, London – Commendation
- BPTC – City Law School – Very Competent
- Law LLB – Oxford Brookes University – 2:1
- Richard Ramsey Moot Cup Winner
- Member of the Honourable Society of Middle Temple