Partner & Director of Business Development
Mishcon de Reya LLP
Elliot is a Partner and the Firm's Director of Business Development, with overall responsibility for brand, marketing, communications, client development, new business, international strategy and social impact. He also works with clients developing both business and brand strategies. He worked for Leo Burnett for 12 years, joining as a management trainee in London. Elliot ran local, international and global client business and was on the Management Board of the London Office. He also worked in Mumbai and Mexico City. Elliot became Managing Director of Leagas Delaney London in 2005 and in four years he helped the business to grow by 40%. He was Deputy Chair of the London Chamber of Commerce, Chair of Bee Midtown Business Improvement District and has consulted to a range of businesses from fintech to property development. In 2019 he was selected to be one of the 50 Leading Lights of Kindness and Leadership. Elliot hosts Jazz Shapers on Jazz FM interviewing leading founders. He also sits on the Development Board of the London Symphony Orchestra. He was shortlisted for the Law Firm Management Individual of the Year in the Lawyer Management Awards 2013. In 2012 he was the first non-lawyer to be included in the FT’s 10 most innovative individuals in the legal sector.