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Harriet Ellis

Litigation, Arbitration & Investigations Partner, London


Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales


Harriet is experienced in a broad range of commercial and financial services litigation, and has worked on some of the firm’s most complex and high profile recent cases.

Recent cases include representing News International before the Leveson Inquiry; working on the investigation into the Department for Transport’s handling of the West Coast rail franchise competition; and advising the administrators of the Lehman Brothers companies following the bank’s well-publicised collapse in September 2008.

Professional experience

2013 to date Partner, Linklaters
2009 - 2013 - Managing Associate, Linklaters
2005 - 2009 - Associate, Linklaters
2003 - 2005 - Trainee Solicitor, Linklaters


2001 to 2002 Nottingham Law School, Legal Practice Course (Distinction)
1998 to 2001 Christ Church, Oxford University, Jurisprudence (First)