Elena joined Acuity Law in September 2019 after having completed her training contract at a large regional firm in the South West of England.

Prior to this, she completed her Legal Practice Course at the University of Law in Exeter with a distinction, her Master’s degree in International Law at Utrecht University in The Netherlands.

Elena provides support and assistance on a variety of corporate and commercial matters.

  • Corporate deals and transactions – mergers, acquisitions and disposals
  • Shareholders’ agreements
  • Commercial projects and contracts
  • Assisting on the £3.5 million investment in Bright Network led by Maven Capital Partners and Seneca Partners Limited. The investment will support Bright Network’s growth by investing in smart matching technology capabilities to increase brand awareness.
  • Assisting Dulas Ltd on its acquisition of Polestar Cooling Limited, a specialist manufacturing plant based in Bognor Regis, West Sussex. Dulas’ refrigerators have been deployed to over 80 countries supporting countless public health initiatives. The acquisition will help Dulas scale up production alongside developing new and valuable refrigeration technologies.
  • Assisting Kingswood Insurance Brokers Ltd on its sale to The Plan Group Limited.
  • Acting on a number of mergers, acquisitions, disposals, refinancing, and management buy-outs.
  • Assisting on a large scale review of multiple complex contracts for a longstanding client.
  • Assisting senior fee earners with carrying out due diligence exercises on various corporate deals.
  • Advised Hexigone on the £894,000 investment from the British Business Bank Future Fund as well as investment from new enterprise investment scheme investors and existing investors such as the Development Bank of Wales.
  • Advised Business Systems (U.K) Limited and its shareholders in connection with an investment by private equity house August Equity.


  • The Corporate Team is ranked Tier 1 in The Legal 500.

  • The Corporate Team is ranked Band 2 in Chambers & Partners.

  • Corporate and Commercial Team of the Year
    Wales Legal Awards 2020