Marlon Ellis

Marlon is a Solicitor in the Child Abuse team at Bolt Burdon Kemp having joined the firm in March 2015.

Marlon specialises in representing clients who were sexually and physically abused as children in claims against organisations including the Church, Scout Association, local authorities and schools. Marlon also helps survivors of child abuse to bring claims directly against their abusers and individuals that have taken advantage of positions of authority. Marlon’s clients also include children.

Prior to joining the firm Marlon studied history at the University of Leeds and completed a Graduate Diploma in Law and Legal Practice Course at the College of Law. Marlon qualified as a Solicitor in 2014.

Professional memberships

  • Association of Child Abuse Lawyers
  • Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
  • You have been tireless in your efforts to establish the facts... you have handled the case as “de-stressfully” as possible to myself... Once again I would like to thank you for your assistance... Without your help I would not have had any redress.

    Mr W

  • May I take this opportunity to inform you, how happy I am to have Marlon 'my man' in your firm. Since your firm took my case on and even at enquiry level...I knew I’d chosen the right legal team for me..why? Because Marlon is simply brilliant at what he does..his communication skills and attitude are great. BBK have already worked wonders for me in terms of empowerment and recovery, Marlon has played a massive part in this and my story.

    Raymond Charles

  • You always dealt with everything with sensitivity and made an unpleasant period of recollection much more bearable. I always felt confident that you were doing your absolute best and pushing for the best possible outcome for me.

    Michelle Hutchinson

  • Marlon has been really compassionate and understanding and has at all times taken my feelings into consideration. He has been an excellent communicator.


  • Both Marlon and Selina provided exceptional service in the way they dealt with this, kept me up to date at all times.