Our Staff

Chariot Eight maintains a staff of highly qualified lawyers whose training and experience allow us to deliver consistently superior legal services. Beyond maintaining the regulatory requirements of Bar membership, our lawyers are committed to regular professional development through in-house seminars and training.

Chariot Eight has access to other professionals in the business and investment environment in Sierra Leone, which gives Chariot Eight an expanded legal services reach, as a full service law firm for our clients.

Partners and Associates

Ms. Beatrice Chaytor, Senior Associate/Managing Partner
Beatrice Chaytor is an international trade lawyer, who has over 20 years post qualification experience in advising companies, organisations and governments worldwide. She sits on the board of trapca, a prestigious institute dedicated to the advancement of knowledge on trade law and trade policy for least developed and low income countries (trapca.org).  read more

Experience: international trade law, intellectual property rights, shipping and maritime law, investment, natural resources, environmental law, oil and gas, domestic regulation, general corporate and commercial law.

Contact: bchaytor@cheight.com

Dr. Priscilla Schwartz, Senior Associate
Priscilla is an international business lawyer with over 16 years PQE advising governments and private and international companies operating in energy, natural resource and infrastructure sectors in developing countries. read more

Experience: Energy law, natural resource law (minerals, oil  and gas), international investment law, international finance law (and market regulation), international trade law, corporate governance, social responsibility and environmental law.

Contact: pschwartz@cheight.com

Grace Coleridge-Taylor, Associate
Grace is called to the bar in both Sierra Leone and England and Wales. She has 8 years PQE as an independent legal practitioner. read more

Experience: taxation, land law, real estate and property law, regulatory compliance, company/commercial law.

Contact: gcoleridge-taylor@cheight.com