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Eleanor Mitten

Year of call:
2018
Education:
2016
The University of Sheffield, BSc (Hons) Psychology - First Class
2017
The University of Sheffield, Graduate Diploma in Law - Distinction
2018
The University of Law - Leeds, BPTC LLM - Distinction (Very Competent)
Career:
2018-2019
Paralegal at DWF LLP, Leeds
2019
Pupil at Park Square Barristers
2020
Tenant at Park Square Barristers
Appointments:
2020
Level 1 Prosecutor
Awards:
2017
1st place, University of Sheffield Plea in Mitigation Competition
2018
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