Staff Profiles

Dr Ellen Gordon-Bouvier

Senior Lecturer in Law

School of Law

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Dr Ellen Gordon-Bouvier

Phone number: +44 (0)1865 484923


Location: Headington Hill Hall, H2.04

Ellen joined Oxford Brookes in December 2018 as a Senior Lecturer in Law, having previously taught at Canterbury Christ Church University and City University London. Ellen has recently completed a PhD at the University of Birmingham, entitled 'Relational Vulnerability: Law, Myths, and Homemaking Contributions in Cohabiting Relationships'. She has a first-class LLM from Queens' College, Cambridge and a first-class LLB from the University of Leeds. Ellen is a non-practising solicitor, having specialised in all areas of family law during her time in practice. She is currently an academic member of the Law Society's Family Law Committee, whose role is to  to keep under review, and to promote improvements in, family law, practice and procedure.