Ellen Shaw

Call To The Bar: 2014


Ellen Shaw was called to the bar in 2014 and has a mixed criminal and civil practice.

Ellen practices in criminal, civil, regulatory and immigration law.

Ellen joined Chambers as a tenant in September 2016 after successfully completing her  pupillage under the supervision of HHJ Nicholls and Katherine Pierpoint.

Ellen has been instructed to both prosecute and defend in the Magistrates and Crown Court in a wide range of cases including offences against the person, dishonesty, drugs and driving offences. Ellen has additionally been instructed in private prosecutions involving Trade Marks and the Proceeds of Crime.

Ellen has also been instructed by GMP on a number of occasions to write advice on Legal Professional Privilege pertaining to documents seized during searches.

In her Immigration practice Ellen has appeared in the Immigration Tribunal on numerous occasions acting both for the Home Office and also for the Appellant. Ellen’s experience covers Asylum, Article 8, Entry Clearance and Dependant Relatives.

In her Personal Injury practice, Ellen has appeared in the County Court in road traffic accident cases at portal hearings and at trial, including those which involve credit hire issues. She has also advised on both liability and quantum in a range of personal injury matters.