About Us





Ellisons Solicitors is a top 200 UK law firm, and one of the region’s oldest, most established and fastest growing firms.

With a team of almost 250 colleagues, including 29 partners – the firm has six offices located across Essex and Suffolk, alongside an office in London: Colchester, Chelmsford, Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds, Tendring (Clacton-on-Sea and Frinton-on-Sea).

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Our longevity is attributed to our tradition of proactive, friendly and highly-personalised client service. Also fundamental to this exceptional resilience is our commitment to developing long-term relationships with clients, and willingness to change and evolve to meet and exceed the demands of clients.

We pride ourselves in having high percentage of clients with a life-long relationship with the firm. Client relationships span several generations over long periods of time. We also continue to attract a diverse mixture of new clients and this is the fuel to our rapid growth.

Although rooted locally, Ellisons has a growing international presence aided by membership of the Alliott Global Alliance (a worldwide alliance of professional firms). Our offering to clients and contacts is broadened by this membership and by the establishment of Ellisons Financial Planning, enabling us to refer clients to a trusted network of professionals providing an integrated service across the world.

Our People



10th May 2021

Mental Health in the Workplace

One of the many outcomes of the coronavirus pandemic has been the increase and exacerbation of mental health conditions, triggered

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5th May 2021

Will PAS9980 herald a more consistent and balanced approach to addressing the cladding crisis?

As readers of our previous articles will be aware, one of the consequences of the devastating Grenfell Tower fire tragedy

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26th April 2021

Meet Our Experts: Robert Gair

Personal Injury Partner, Robert Gair, reflects on his 30-year career and offers some words of wisdom for those starting their

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