Eleri Jones joined the firm as a Partner and is a specialist family and private client solicitor with experience in a broad range of family and probate matters.
Eleri practised exclusively in the field of family law in a national legal practice for 4 years. She went on to manage a team of family practitioners, responsible for providing supervision and dealing with complex legal matters. As a result Eleri has knowledge and experience on all aspects of family law, with a particular focus on Children matters. Eleri is a keen advocate and has extensive experience in attending court with clients. The court experience gained has allowed Eleri to advise clients on a practical and pragmatic approach, providing clients with a realistic estimate of timescales and costs at the outset. Eleri believes in supporting clients on a proactive basis in reaching an amicable solution to avoid unnecessary court proceedings. Eleri also promotes alternative means of dispute resolution and can guide clients through whatever process elected to bring matters to a swift conclusion.
Eleri is also the head of our Wills and Probate department having previously undertaken extensive work with high value estate matters and drafted complex and lengthy Wills in a Bristol firm. She has experience of dealing with trusts, drafting Lasting Power of Attorneys and Deputy Orders so is well placed to provide specific guidance to clients wishing to obtain advice relating to these fields.
Eleri is a fluent Welsh speaker and is happy to correspond with clients through the medium of Welsh throughout the matter.
In her spare time Eleri enjoys running and has completed ten half marathons and a full marathon. She also enjoys spending time with her friends and family and playing the harp and the piano.
For an appointment with Eleri, please call 02921 679 333