Fortune Law is excited to welcome Eleanor Williams to the team
Eleanor is a Paralegal with the firm assisting with general commercial matters.
After excelling at both GCSEs and A Levels, achieving A*A*A in the latter, she gained her LLB (Hons.) in English Law at the University of Leicester, with a study abroad year at Macquarie University in Sydney. She went on to achieve a Distinction on the LPC MSc with Law, Business and Management at the University of Law.
For the last two years, alongside studying part-time for her LPC MSc, Eleanor has been working full-time as a contractor on a project reviewing claims on behalf of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. She has also undertaken a mini-pupillage, a placement within the legal and casework department of the National Association of Schoolmasters Union of Women Teachers, and marshalled David Mason QC at Leicester Crown Court. She has been heavily involved in several student societies throughout university, including as Treasurer of the University of Leicester’s Amnesty International Society. As a presenter of the University of Leicester’s Lush Radio she enjoyed utilising her interest in music to curate playlists for a weekly show.
As well as regularly attending concerts, Eleanor enjoys going to live sporting events. Raised in Birmingham, she was a season ticket holder at Aston Villa Football Club for many years and remains a huge fan. She spends a lot of time hiking and adventure travelling; most recently summiting Mount Kilimanjaro. In her spare time she is also endeavouring to try all of the different cuisines which London has to offer.