Elena graduated from Queen Mary University in 2009 before completing her Legal Practice Course at the College of London. Having trained in a West End law firm, she then joined Portner in 2015 after qualifying.
She now heads the Wills and Probate department working with both UK and non-UK clients. Her scope of speciality also extends to offering Inheritance tax advice and drafting Lasting Powers of Attorneys.
In addition, Elena specialises in all types of residential property matters acting for a wide range of clients including private clients, foreign investors, onshore and offshore companies, developers, landlords, and banks.
Her hobbies include cooking, travelling, cinema and spending time with family and friends.