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Gilbert Nesbitt


t. 02891 271035
e. gnesbitt@wilson-nesbitt.co.uk

Gilbert is a Real Estate and Private Wealth lawyer and the firm’s Senior Partner.

He is a senior advisor to real estate developers of large-scale residential housing schemes.

Gilbert specialises in advising high net worth individuals on generation wealth and succession planning.

Key Experience

Gilbert’s key Real Estate experience includes:

  • Advising Radius Housing Association on all its social housing site acquisitions and securitised funding over a period of 40 years
  • Advising on the acquisition and redevelopment of the 46-acre, Castlebawn Scheme in Newtownards from administrators by a syndicate of local investors

Gilbert's Personal Wealth Protection client experience:

  • Elderly Clients & Capacity
  • Generational Succession Planning
  • Trusts & Tax Planning
  • Wills & Estates


  • Member of the NI Commercial Property Lawyers Association
  • Most Senior NI Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)