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Ellie Stansfield joined Blacks Solicitors in 2018 as a Paralegal and became a Trainee Solicitor in 2020.
Prior to joining Blacks, Ellie gained a years’ experience in commercial property working in-house at Bupa after completing her Masters in Law with the LPC at Northumbria University. She also gained pro-bono experience during her studies where she was a representative for the housing firm in the Student Law Office.
As a Trainee Ellie has gained extensive experience in the Family Law team, dealing with divorce, financial relief and Children Act matters, building on the knowledge she gained as a Paralegal in the team. Ellie has also gained experience assisting with a range of commercial property matters including sales and purchases, landlord and tenant matters and supporting the team with all aspects of development transactions, again building on her Paralegal experience previously in this area. Ellie has gained experience in the Corporate & Commercial team, assisting with company acquisitions and disposals and group restructures.
In her most recent seat, she currently assists on a variety of matters in the Property Disputes team. This includes assisting landlords in obtaining possession of property orders and landlord and tenant matters including dilapidation claims, service charge disputes, lease renewals and break notices liaising with a range of clients. Ellie also assists the team with Telecoms.
Ellie is also the work experience co-ordinator for the firm and holds the position of Chair for the Leeds Junior Lawyers Division committee.