Elin Pinnell > Capital Law Limited > Cardiff, Wales > Lawyer Profile

Capital Law Limited
CF10 4AZ

Work Department

Employment & Immigration


Elin is the Managing Partner of Capital Law. Along with Senior Partners Chris Nott and Duncan Macintosh, she founded Capital and is now responsible for formulating and implementing the firm’s day-to-day operations while overseeing the growth of the business and the delivery of the firm’s 2020 plan.

Working both nationally and internationally, Elin has experience of forming long lasting relationships with businesses of all sizes. She provides training on employment law and HR issues, and is an accredited Mediator – an expert in sorting individual disputes or collective grievances quickly and with long term effect.

Elin’s experience includes:

  • advising on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious employment matters
  • advising on contractual disputes, disciplinary matters and redundancies
  • advising on major workforce reorganisations and complex industrial relations
  • tribunal representations
  • TUPE
  • employment seminars.

Elin is a fluent Welsh speaker and is able to offer our clients a complete service through the medium of Welsh.


Qualified 1994; 

  • Managing Partner, Capital Law Limited (2015 – present)
  • Partner, Capital Law Llp (2000 – 2015)
  • Deputy Chief Executive and Solicitor, Trade Association for Independent Television Companies in Wales (“TAC”)
  • Board Director of an independent television company
  • Board Director for Consulegis
  • Associate, Eversheds (1996 – 2000)
  • Solicitor, Eversheds (1994 – 1996)




ADR Accredited mediator 
The Law Society of England and Wales


  • Cardiff University: Executive MBA (2017 – Present)
  • College of Law, Chester: Law Society finals (1992)
  • College of Law, Chancery Lane:
  • Common Professional Examination (1991)
  • University of Reading: English BA Hons (1990)


Cardiff City FC, sports.