Ellis Jones Solicitors LLP


Band 4The SouthUK 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Offers experience across a range of disputes work, including contractual, fraud and professional negligence claims. Also advises on litigation concerning banking and financial services. Represents companies as well as private individuals.


A source appreciates that the team is "good, proactive and quick to respond."

One client reports: "The team goes the extra mile and pulls out all the stops in urgent matters, with strategy that is informed by commercial reality and depth of experience."

Work highlights

Acted for the defendant in a £9 million dispute between two waste management businesses in the household waste sector.

Notable practitioners

Lauren Day and William Fox Bregman are key contacts.

Department Information

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Operating out of our Bournemouth and London offices, our Commercial Litigation team have a wealth of experience in their field to assist clients in reaching favourable outcomes. Our department’s national reputation and considerable referral network sees us act for SME’s, charities and individuals in a variety of industries, across a range of complex and high value disputes.

The team currently comprises of 19 lawyers, including 4 partners, and makes us one of the largest Commercial Litigation teams on the South Coast. Our expertise in niche areas allows us to offer services often only provided by City firms. Partners, Lauren Day and William Fox Bregman are widely recognised for their skill in commercial litigation and are regarded as go-to solicitors for disputes. Paul Kanolik has developed the team’s gambling disputes specialism, which has seen the team recover almost £2.5 million from various betting operators over the last two years.

Our lawyers are acutely aware of the issues that lengthy litigation and funding may pose to clients, and use their vast experience and knowledge to find solutions that work best on a case-by-case basis.


Baldwin, Luke

Carmichael, Sally

Day, Lauren

Dooley, William

Dunkley, Henrietta

Evans, Maria

Ferris, Emily

Fox Bregman, William

Handyside, Kirsty

Kanolik, Paul

Lammond, Laura

Mellor, Amy

Palacio, Caroline

Phillips, Clair

Riddleston, Victoria

Shipton, Ellen

Stevens, Donna

Xoxi, Gerta

Litigation Department

Ellis Jones Solicitors LLP

Department location

Sandbourne House

302 Charminster Road





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