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
Tenant at Park Square Barristers
Level 1 Prosecutor
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
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. She therefore has a strong understanding of key concepts in personal injury litigation.
Ellie acts for both Claimants and Defendants in small claims hearings, Stage 3 hearings and interim applications.
Ellie also has particular experience in credit hire litigation, assisted by a thorough understanding of the case law in this area. She delivered a seminar on credit hire remotely over the lockdown period.
Ellie accepts instructions to draft pleadings and advices on liability and quantum, and can assist at all stages of a claim’s life cycle. She can work to a short deadline if required.
Contact Ellie’s clerks
Francine Kirk on 0113 202 8605
Andy Reeves on 0113 213 5252
Talia Webster on 0113 213 5207
Daniel Highfield on 0113 213 5207
Patrick Urbina on 0113 213 5250
Joshua Duree on 0113 213 5246