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Ellis Burns


Ellis acts on the behalf of individuals and businesses within various industries by providing employment law advice and support.

"The team has a particularly strong track record of successfully handling discrimination claims."

Legal 500


  • Drafting and amending settlement agreements.
  • Regularly asked to draft, amend and update contracts for client businesses.
  • Negotiating settlement packages and drafting without prejudice correspondence.
  • Recently drafted and prepared pre-tribunal documents (preliminary hearings agendas, legal counsel instructions and disclosure lists).

"They're professional, approachable and explain things in layman's terms."

Chambers UK


In 2021, Ellis completed her BA (Hons) degree in Business Management and Law at De Montfort University.

Ellis joined the employment team in November 2021 at Wright Hassall.


In her spare time, Ellis enjoys spending her time outdoors hiking and exercising. She also enjoys attending music events and spending time with her friends and family.


Meet the team

Meet the team
Sophie Wahba - Employment Lawyer
Sophie Wahba Associate
Kashmir Dosanjh - Employment Lawyer
Kash Dosanjh Solicitor
Mali Smith - Employment Lawyer
Mali Smith Legal Director