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Ellie Foster

Ellie Foster
Principal Associate
Phone: 0344 327 6230
Email: ellie.foster@mills-reeve.com
Office: Leeds


What can you do for me?

Facing separation or divorce can be an emotional and unsettling time. You will have many questions and concerns about what you should do, how you should deal with the impact on any children and how you should sort out your finances. My aim is to help you form a plan to work through these issues so that you can move on with your life positively and with certainty.

I advise clients about these issues day to day. I deal regularly with complex financial cases, including those with family businesses, trusts, international aspects and pensions.

What makes you different from other divorce lawyers?

It is important to recognise that every client and every divorce or separation is unique. Each has its own problems and difficulties. I therefore aim to work with you to find out what is important to you and what you want to achieve so that together we can tailor our approach with your goals in mind. 

There are many ways to try and resolve matters. I have experience negotiating settlements for clients as well as representing them in court. I am also a collaboratively trained family lawyer so can offer this approach as well.

What do others say about you?

I’m delighted to have been recognised by clients and my peers in the legal directories.

I have been recognised previously in Legal 500 and consistently recognised in Chambers UK since 2015. 

In the latest edition I was pleased that I won particular acclaim for “having a deep grasp of the detail that was required and arriving at a sensible settlement”.

What else should I know about you?

Building strong relationships with clients, understanding their needs and supporting them at what is a very difficult time is very important to me.

I am a member of Resolution, which is an organisation committed dealing with the implications of relationship breakdown in a constructive and non-confrontational way. This is the focus for the way I work. I have been involved with the regional Resolution committee for many years and am currently the regional secretary.