Eleanor is a solicitor at Stone King LLP, currently based in London. Her work involves all forms of academy set-up and development (including conversions, free schools and transfers). She also advises state and independent sector clients on company law and governance, charity law, commercial contracting and outsourcing. She has additional interests in schools funding, PFI schemes, trading subsidiaries, local authority functions and public procurement.
Before qualifying as a solicitor, Eleanor has been a teacher of MFL at secondary level in two schools and has represented the DfE in a freelance capacity, visiting schools in the south-east of England.
Eleanor is also a Foundation Governor for the Diocese of Westminster and a member of the Education Law Association.