Eleanor Midwinter

Specialist Counsel

About Eleanor

Eleanor Midwinter is a Specialist Counsel at Wikborg Rein's London office. She works for companies operating within international trade, physical commodities (primarily oil, biofuels and LNG) shipbuilding, dry shipping and marine insurance.  Eleanor has been working in these sectors for around 10 years, and has significant experience in managing disputes, international enforcement and contract drafting.  Work examples can be found in the 'relevant experience' tab.

In 2018-19 Legal 500 Eleanor was noted as "excellent" for shipping work.  She is also known for providing a very practical approach to advice and drafting, including in relation to trade sanctions and compliance. 


2020- Specialist Counsel, Wikborg Rein, London_NEWLINE_2017-2019 Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, London_NEWLINE_2015-2017 Senior Associate, Holman Fenwick Willan LLP_NEWLINE_2010-2015 Associate, Holman Fenwick Willan LLP_NEWLINE_2008-2010 Trainee Solicitor, Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
2007-2008 LPC, BPP Law School, London_NEWLINE_2004-2007 Bachelor of Laws (First-class honours and Chancery Prize), Newcastle University
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