Central Business Team

Executive Team

George Bisnought

Founder and Managing Director
George qualified as a solicitor in 1991 and has worked extensively in both private practice and within industry, predominantly as legal director for a number of global software companies. He established Excello Law in 2009 at the vanguard of a new era in legal services provision, addressing client demands for greater accessibility, quality and value for money.

Joanne Losty

Recruitment Director
Jo joined Excello Law in 2009 and is responsible for recruiting lawyers with the commercial acumen, legal expertise and outstanding client relationships who are looking for greater freedom to practise. She is also a specialist in commercial litigation including commercial and property dispute resolution, debt recovery and professional negligence claims.

Lesley Potter

Chief Marketing Officer
Lesley has spent over 20 years working in PR and marketing, across agencies, in-house - including as UK communications director for Compass Group PLC - and managing her own business. Her work has primarily covered business to business services across a range of sectors including IT and telecoms, professional services, leisure and hospitality.

Talent Acquisition Team

John Lacey

Head of Talent Acquisition

Support Team – Excello 360

Deon van Schalkwyk

Operations Manager

Rebecca Lehec

Support Service Manager

Lisa Sharkey

Legal Secretary

Lucia Cassidy

Legal Secretary

Lyndsey McHugh

Legal Secretary

Sharlene Chitrin

Personal Assistant

Melanie Woodward

Operations Assistant

Lucy Evans

Support Services Assistant

Lizzie Kiteley


Daisy Porter

Trainee solicitor

Zahra Mahmood

Trainee solicitor

Stuart Phillips

Trainee solicitor

Carole Spencer


Danielle Stanley


Patricia Taylor


Laurence Laidler


Ruth Harrison


Rio Rogers


Abigail Brown

Legal Supervisor

Lindsay McCormack

Legal Cashier