Ellisons Solicitors strengthens its offering in Ipswich

Ellisons Solicitors’ partner, Catherine Abbott, has returned to Ipswich, joining the firm’s award-winning Ipswich office at Wherstead Park. Catherine is a highly experienced professional and well known in Ipswich and Suffolk having spent the majority of her career in the area. Specialising in commercial property, she has a particular interest in acting for clients within the rural and agricultural sector. Catherine, who returns to Suffolk after a spell getting to know the Ellisons team in Colchester, is looking forward to working with clients and contacts, old and new.

The firm also welcomed Petra Sharp, who joins the Ipswich corporate and commercial team as a senior associate. Petra has over 17 years’ experience and specialises in all areas of corporate and commercial law.

Petra Sharp and Catherine Abbott

Guy Longhurst, Ellisons’ managing partner said: “It is a very exciting time for our Ipswich office. Not only has the team been celebrating its 5th anniversary this year it has also expanded. Catherine and Petra have already become great assets with the Ellisons family and will now be valuable members of the Ipswich team.”

Ellisons offers a comprehensive range of services to both corporate and private clients, including:


Commercial property, residential property, dispute resolution, wills, trust and probate, insurance litigation, employment and HR, corporate and commercial, international services and many other areas which are listed on the website.

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