Eleanor is a Partner at Anthony Gold and a specialist in housing and property disputes. She represents tenants and leaseholders in forcing landlords to comply with their legal obligations, including making repairs and remedying poor housing conditions. She also helps clients who are facing possession proceedings, homelessness or have bought a defective new build property.
Eleanor specialises in group actions for tenants and leaseholders who have problems with repairs and fire safety. Eleanor has acted for large groups of residents who have been forced to leave their homes at short notice due to defects with their properties, and for others facing a building wide lack of heating and hot water, amongst other issues.
Eleanor also has a specialist expertise in contentious work for housing co-operatives.
Eleanor is described in the Legal 500 2019, as “a very talented up-and-coming public lawyer”, and has also been rated in Chambers & Partners as “ ‘Up and Coming’, described as “thorough, tenacious and committed to her clients”
Eleanor has also mentioned in Chambers & Partners as ”Associate to watch 2022’’.
“She has quiet confidence which is really reassuring for clients.” – Chambers & Partners 2022
“She puts in hard work for her clients and achieves good results.” –Chambers & Partners 2022
- HLPA: on the executive committee of HLPA
- Eleanor is on the Board of Generation Rent
- Articles in the Journal of Housing Law and the Clapham Omnibus
- Eleanor has contributed to the book, Repairs: Tenants’ Rights