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Build safe, legally-compliant and productive teams with support from Ellis Whittam.

Our solutions-focused, fixed-fee services are designed to help you:

  • solve problems,
  • ensure regulatory compliance, and
  • achieve commercial objectives,

so that you can focus on what you do best.

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Unlimited, fixed-fee support for UK employers

By combining the quality of a traditional law firm with the cost certainty of fixed fees, Ellis Whittam gives you exceptional support with better budget control.

Employment Law & HR

Difficult people problem? Struggling with the complexity of employment law, or simply strapped for time? Manage workforce issues quickly and compliantly with pragmatic advice from dedicated experts.

Health & Safety

Keeping on top of your health and safety obligations can often feel like a laborious and never-ending task. Reduce risk, protect employees and uncomplicate compliance with hands-on safety support.

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95% Client satisfaction rate - 97% Client retention rate

Why choose Ellis Whittam?

At Ellis Whittam, we’re known for our bespoke service and the quality of our support. Not only is our expertise unmatched, but we take the time to get to know you so that we can function as a true extension of your team.

  • Your own small team of dedicated experts
  • Commercial, pragmatic advice tailored to you
  • Bespoke contracts, policies and handbooks
  • Market-leading software platforms
  • Trusted by over 35,000 organisations

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Navigate uncertainty with our Coronavirus Advice Hub

Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to create obstacles for organisations. Created by our Employment Law and Health & Safety specialists, our Coronavirus Advice Hub is designed to help you remain COVID secure, make sense of latest government developments and minimise workforce disruption.

  • Hundreds of regularly updated resources
  • Template risk assessments and checklists
  • Topical webinars, guides and FAQs

Better with EW

Owing to our unrivalled support and expertise, we’re consistently high achievers when it comes to protecting organisations and achieving results.


More solicitors

We have six times the number of qualified solicitors, practising for over five years, than any of our larger competitors. We’re also recognised by the Legal 500.


Tribunal win rate

With a dedicated adviser in your corner to guide you through the process, you’re over eight times more likely to defeat a Tribunal claim if advised by Ellis Whittam.


Years' experience

Our Health & Safety Team has over 350 years’ combined experience of supporting organisations with their compliance, so you can be sure you’re in safe hands.


Less risk

Our advice, support and safety management systems can reduce the risk of prosecution by 50% and cut the cost of any fine imposed by more than 85%.

Proud to support over 35,000 UK employers

Including members of partner organisations

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