Eleanor Waters

Eleanor Waters


"Eleanor provided me with an excellent service. She went above and beyond to make sure I received the best possible outcome. She was professional, sensitive and empathetic towards me during a difficult period. I would recommend her to anyone and will use her again. Eleanor is an asset to any firm and she brings a certain quality which is needed by clients."

A director Eleanor defended against a liquidator’s claim

Eleanor is a personable and proactive commercial litigator, determined to achieve the best possible outcome for each and every client.

Clients value the empathetic and sensitive manner in which she handles their cases, and her ability to react quickly and effectively to any changes.

Eleanor advises both private and commercial clients on a wide range of commercial disputes, including those involving breaches of fiduciary duty, complex shareholder disputes and contractual claims.

She is experienced in alternative methods of dispute resolution and settlement negotiation.

Her highlights include:

  • assisting on the defense of a complex freezing injunction worth over £30 million. The claim involved 12 separate parties and related to commercial dealings between the parties concerning two different property development projects
  • acting for various SMEs on a broad range of commercial disputes involved in ongoing litigation
  • drafting, reviewing and advising on various bespoke shareholder agreements
  • acting in relation to all matters concerning several director disqualification proceedings

Eleanor has built up valuable experience acting for high net worth individuals and corporate clients.