Eleanor Holland

A barrister at 4 Stone Buildings, Eleanor has been recommended by Legal 500 as one of the top ten commercial litigation juniors under eight years' call, and is described as 'Good with clients, hardworking and a very nice person too'. Eleanor has a broad commercial Chancery practice, including insolvency, commercial disputes, shareholder disputes, and banking and finance. She provides practical advice tailored to meeting the client's objectives, and is particularly sought after for work involving complex legal questions. Eleanor regularly receives repeat instructions from solicitors' firms, and she works both alone and led by barristers (including silks) in and out of Chambers. Eleanor regularly accepts instructions with a German language element. Eleanor is also a CEDR-accredited mediator, offering a practical and constructive approach to parties wishing to explore settlement of their dispute. Eleanor is committed to the Bar's pro bono efforts, including through the Bar Council Pro Bono Committee, the Chancery Bar Association committee and PILARS.

Practice areas


  • Lincoln's Inn
  • Chancery Bar Association


  • Contributing Author


  • Jesus College, Oxford: Jesus College Law Prize, Edwin Jones Scholarship and S.R. Welson Prize
  • Lincoln's Inn: Lord Denning Scholarship, Hardwicke Entrance Award, Buchanan Prize and Pupillage Sc
  • BA (Oxon)
  • LLM

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