Ellen Permentier

Ellen Permentier

Senior Knowledge Lawyer

Ellen is a Professional Support Lawyer in our Employment and Benefits team.
In her previous role as a fee earner she advised on a broad range of employment law matters, including restructuring, outsourcing, employment litigation and multi-jurisdictional employment matters. Ellen now keeps the Employment and Benefits team and its clients up to date on all current legal and regulatory developments. She is involved in the development of internal knowledge management and training, writes client and internal publications and produces technical know-how and practical guidance on legal developments.



Admitted to the bar, Brussels, 2009-2011


LL.M., New York University, 2008

Master of Law, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, 2005

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.