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Eleanor Mitten

Year of call:
2018 (Pupil)
The University of Sheffield, BSc (Hons) Psychology - First Class
The University of Sheffield, Graduate Diploma in Law - Distinction
The University of Law - Leeds, BPTC LLM - Distinction (Very Competent)
Paralegal at DWF LLP, Leeds
Pupil at Park Square Barristers
1st place, University of Sheffield Plea in Mitigation Competition
Ranked 1st, BPTC Student Advocacy Competition Qualifying (University of Law, Leeds) 2nd place, KBW Criminal Law Moot National Finalist, Featherstone LGBT Moot
Thomas More Bursary – Lincoln’s Inn

Ellie is currently undertaking her pupillage at Park Square Barristers.

Prior to commencing pupillage, Ellie worked as a paralegal in the Catastrophic Personal Injury team at DWF. She regularly assisted with drafting Defences, Draft Orders and letters of advice to insurer clients on complex and high value cases.

Ellie has volunteered with the Citizens Advice Witness Service, the Yorkshire Tribunal Advocacy Project and the StreetLaw scheme, which aims to provide legal education to those who might otherwise lack access to it.

She has also recently spent some time working in a multidisciplinary law firm in New Zealand.

Contact Ellie’s clerks

Andrew Thornton on 0113 213 5202

Gina Hawkins on 0113 213 5205

Rebecca Wilson on 0113 213 5203

Hannah Dempsey on 0113 213 5211

Elaine Foster-Morgan on 0113 213 5217

Robyn Nichol on 0113 213 5253