Eleanor Rowswell

Senior Associate

Eleanor acts for a wide range of corporate, institutional and individual clients.  She specialises in all aspects of employment law, with a particular focus on advising on complex discrimination litigation.

Who we help

Eleanor has significant experience of acting for major law and accountancy firms, including assisting them handle complex discrimination litigation commercially and pragmatically. Eleanor has also recently acted for a professional practice seeking a High Court injunction to enforce the restrictive covenants of a number of senior executives, obtaining a highly successful and commercial solution for the client. 

She has a particular interest in working in this area, and recognises the wider reputational issues which clients in these sectors face. 

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Eleanor Rowswell

Contact details

Tel:  +44 (0)20 3375 7111
Fax: +44 (0)20 7404 5127

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Eleanor joined the firm as a trainee in 2003 and qualified into the employment team in 2005. She was made an associate in 2009 and a senior associate in 2011.


St John’s College, Cambridge; Nottingham Law School


Employment Lawyers’ Association; Association of Partnership Practitioners