Eleanor Gleeson 

Year of Call:
2019
Practice Areas:
  • Crime
    • Profile

      Eleanor joined Chambers as a Pupil in September 2019 under the supervision of Stuart Neale. Her pupillage focusses on criminal law. Eleanor was Called to the Bar by the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple in July 2019.

      During her first six months, Eleanor experienced all levels of criminal practice. Eleanor also assisted Mr Neale in his work including a high value fraud, contested POCAs and deaths by dangerous driving.

      Now, in her second six, Eleanor regularly appears in both the Crown and Magistrates Courts. She is a CPS Level 1 Prosecutor and defends at a similar level.

      Eleanor accepts instructions in all areas of criminal law. 

    • Notable Cases

      R v M - Prosecuted a man at the sentence hearing for controlling and coercive behaviour and 6 connected offences. The Defendant received a 2 year custodial sentence.

    • Membership

      The Northern Circuit

      The Honourable Society of Middle Temple

    • Qualifications

      BPTC, BPP Manchester, Very Competent

      Law LLB (Hons), Durham University, 2.1

      Awards

      Harmsworth Scholarship, Middle Temple

      Advocacy Scholarship, BPP Law School

      Excellence Scholarship, BPP Law School