MaryCarmel joined Ellisons in April 2014 as a Solicitor within the Family Department and was promoted to an Associate Solicitor in 2020.
MaryCarmel can assist you with all aspects of private family law including the following:
MaryCarmel’s focused areas of experience are:
Prior to joining Ellisons, MaryCarmel attended the University of Leicester to study English and obtained a 2:1. MaryCarmel then went onto Nottingham Trent University to study LLB Law (Hons) Degree and obtained a 2:1, alongside completing the Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) and Legal Practice Course (LPC).
MaryCarmel completed a training contact at a local firm within Essex before moving to work closely with the Head of Family Department at another Essex firm. Subsequently, MaryCarmel moved to a firm in Kent as an Associate Solicitor primarily working on Children Act 1989 cases, and undertaking Court Advocacy before joining Ellisons in 2014.
MaryCarmel is also a member of Resolution which is a national organisation of family justice professionals committed to non-confrontational and constructive resolution of disputes.
MaryCarmel is a mother to two lively mischievous boys aged 5 and 2. MaryCarmel enjoys spending time with her family; baking, swimming, and enjoying the outdoors. MaryCarmel also enjoys spending time with her friends and wider family. In her spare time, MaryCarmel enjoys cooking, reading and watching a good series on Netflix with the odd large glass of red wine!
Thank you for your sterling work MaryCarmel. You have achieved the best outcome for myself and the children and have avoided an application to Court.
MaryCarmel Wilson is an outstanding solicitor who displays knowledge and skills far in excess of her seniority. Handles a variety of applications including international children’s cases. Drafts excellent statements, handles clients superbly and has good tactical acumen.