Ellie completed her Law degree and gained a place on the Law in Practice module at Sheffield Hallam University in 2014. In 2015 she obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice and then followed this with a Masters in Legal Practice in 2016, focusing on the General Data Protection Regulation.
Ellie joined Lupton Fawcett in June 2016 and is based in our Sheffield office. She started out as a paralegal, splitting her time between advising employees and employers on a wide range of matters in the Employment department and working in Dispute Management assisting numerous directors with case work, preparing legal documents and maintaining case files.
Having completed her Training Contract with the firm, Ellie qualified as a Solicitor into the Employment department in September 2019.
Ellie was awarded Trainee Solicitor of the Year at the Yorkshire Legal Awards in 2018. She is also heavily involved in the Sheffield and District Junior Lawyers Division, being President for the years 2018/19 and 2019/20 and hosts a variety of training and networking events throughout the year.
In her spare time, she enjoys reading good books and taking long walks in the countryside with her boxer dog.