Ellie Hirst

Vice president

Huddersfield & Dewsbury Incorporated Law Society

Ellie is a solicitor who works at Chadwick Lawrence in the firm’s Huddersfield office. She specialises in private client practice, advising on all matters relating to wills, powers of attorney, estate planning, estate administration and Court of Protection work.

Ellie commenced her legal career as a conveyancing assistant before transferring to the private client team and she qualified as a solicitor in October 2021.

At the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2021, Ellie won the award of Trainee Solicitor of the Year, an accolade that she was delighted to receive.

Ellie has around five years of experience in private client and enjoys working in the department due to the nature of client relationships, and ability to support/work with local charities in the area.

Outside of work, she enjoys supporting Huddersfield Town Football Club as a season ticket holder.