Eleri Griffiths

Call: 2014eg@onepumpcourt.co.uk

Specialist in

Experience

Eleri joined chambers in 2018 and practises within the housing and immigration teams at One Pump Court. She also accepts instructions in injunctive relief matters under the Family Law Act 1996.

Eleri provides advice and representation in a range of asylum and immigration matters including protection and human rights claims, entry clearance, family reunion and securing the release of immigration detainees on bail.

In her housing practice Eleri particularly enjoys dealing with issues around the Equality Act 2010 and representing vulnerable clients.  Before the Bar, Eleri provided specialist advice for several years at Shelter Cymru – the homelessness and housing charity and a solicitors’ firm specialising in social welfare law. She routinely advised in housing and debt matters and litigation including possession claims, homelessness appeals and anti-social behaviour matters including injunctions. She is also experienced in dealing with mortgage and secured loan possession claims, consumer credit and insolvency, having formerly been a Senior Debt Adviser.  Eleri often advised vulnerable individuals and has represented those facing imminent eviction in County Court hearings on the Housing Possession Court Duty Scheme. She also has experience in personal injury litigation.

Education

Bar Professional Training Course (2014):  University of Law
LLB (Hons) Law (2010): Cardiff University

Professional Memberships

Housing Law Practitioners Association
Young Legal Aid Lawyers
Association of London Welsh Lawyers
Gray’s Inn

Languages

Eleri is a fluent Welsh speaker.
She speaks some basic Romanian.