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!