Ms Carol Ellinas > Russells Solicitors > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Russells Solicitors
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Work Department

Family & Matrimonial




Carol is head of the Family department and advises on the full range of family matters including divorce, dissolution of civil partnership, cohabitation, pre and post nuptial agreements and issues concerning children including Removal from the Jurisdiction, maintenance and contact.

She specialises in high net worth cases for individuals in business, the media and banking and her cases frequently have an international element.

Carol is also a trained Collaborative lawyer and wherever possible she helps parties broker an agreement but if litigation is inevitable she is decisive and tenacious. She gives her clients clear, practical advice and focuses on finding the right solution for their particular circumstances.

Carol is individually ranked in Chambers where she is described as a ‘’highly professional, dedicated and astute’’ Family lawyer.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Private client > Family

(Leading individuals)

Carol EllinasRussells Solicitors

Russells combines ‘deep scale professionalism with superb customer service’ under the leadership of Carol Ellinas who is described as ‘one of the top lawyers in this field’. It acts for many celebrities (particularly in the media industry and arts sector) as well as other well- known figures such as sportspeople and TV presenters. Alongside its celebrity client base, it also works for numerous wealthy individuals who are working in the financial services sector. The group covers the full range of family matters from nuptial and cohabitation agreements to issues concerning children. It was pleased to recently add Louise Barretto to its ranks from Bishop & Sewell LLP.