Ellis is a national retail specialist with vast experience. He undertakes complex transactional joint venture transactions and project work. Having spent his early career as a retail lawyer at Titmuss Sainer Dechert, Ellis went on to establish and lead retail sector groups at Manches and Geldards.
Dealing with all aspects of retail property, Ellis works predominantly with occupier clients that have included: Alliance Boots, Arcadia Group, BHS, Body Shop, ETAM, FCUK, Hugo Boss, Mountain Warehouse, Pepsico, Pizza Hut, Sears Group, Tesco and WHSmith.
Ellis also provides specialist advice to retailers and operators in the leisure and petroleum sectors and is a specialist in assisting non-UK retailers develop a profile in the UK.