Mr Jake Ellis > Chambers of Rodney Ferm > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Rodney Ferm
Broadway House Chambers

Work Department

Family Law and Deputy Head of the Business, Property and Probate Team


Jake is a sought after specialist in matrimonial finance and property matters owing to his ability to quickly identify the issues and offer clear, pragmatic advice.

Jake receives instructions from both private and publicly funded clients across a range of cases of varying value and complexity, including cases where needs outweigh available assets, assets held outside of the jurisdiction, significant shareholdings, business assets, and insolvency.  He also accepts instruction to represent clients in claims involving s37 applications and applications to set aside property transactions.

In addition to matrimonial finance, Jake also advises and represents clients in cases brought under the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 and Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975.

Jake’s family practice also encompasses all areas of private children cases, including wardship, internal relocation, temporary and permanent removal of children from the jurisdiction, and disputes in relation to a child’s education.


Lincoln’s Inn


LL.B (Hons)
Bar Vocational Course

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > North Eastern Circuit > Family and children law

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 3

Jake EllisBroadway House ChambersA straight-talker with a head for figures.