Eleanor has been a practising family barrister since 2004. She has a wide ranging practice and is instructed in both private and public law matters in all tiers of the family court.

In public law matters she represents all parties, including local authorities, parents, children’s guardians and intervenors and has considerable experience of cases involving allegations of non-accidental injury and sexual abuse and in cases in which medical opinion conflicts.

In private law matters she represents all parties and her experience includes all aspects of disputes including those with an intractable or international dimension.

Eleanor also represents parties to injunction applications.


"She has excellent advocacy skills, she prepares thoroughly and really fights the client's case." "She is a very tenacious and fearsome opponent." (Chambers and Partners 2017)

“She has excellent advocacy skills; she really fights the client's case." (Chambers and Partners 2016)

"Eleanor prepares really well and is so eloquent; she's fluid and puts the arguments in a very compelling way." "She's fantastic for both the client and solicitor. She goes over and above what she needs to do and makes clients feel comfortable." (Chambers and Partners 2015)

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