Elanor Findlay

Role: Senior Associate Solicitor
Dept: Family
Location: Preston
Direct Dial: 01772 595792

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Elanor is a Senior Associate Solicitor in the family department at Napthens.


Advising upon, negotiation and resolution of finances upon divorce. Advising parents, blended families, special guardians upon live with and spend time with arrangements for children, and step-parent adoption. Preparation and advice upon pre and post nuptial settlements.


Elanor has 20 years experience in Family Law in the North West.

Memberships and Awards

Resolution member. ACIArb

More about Elanor Findlay

Describe yourself in 3 words:

Straightforward, thoughtful, twinkly

Which actor would you choose to play you on TV or film?

How do you like to relax out of work? Sailing/boating/with friends and family, gardening, taking photos

What is your proudest achievement? 

Naming a new ferry

What 3 items would you take with you on a desert island?

Suncreen, snorkelling gear, a drilling rig

And what would go in your Room 101?

Nothing, nothing is that bad it can’t be faced. Although static shocks aren’t good…and nearly made it in.

Name your favourite: book / film / music

A Gift of Rain by Tan Wan Eng/Priscilla Queen of the Desert/anything that is cheery and can dance to

Who would be your ultimate 3 dinner guests?

My partner, my Granny and my Dad (latter 2 sadly deceased)

What aspect of your job do you find most rewarding?

Seeing former clients and their children from years ago, who have a good relationship with their children and grandchildren.

If you had an alternative career – what would be your fantasy job?

I would grow native saplings for onwards reforestation around the world, or explore and educate about every body of water/sea/bay in the world