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Elaine Hurn Managing Partner
As Managing Partner Elaine is responsible for the strategic direction of the firm. A formidable negotiator and very pragmatic in her approach she combines a unique blend of commercial, legal and HR skills.
Elaine works closely with Taylors key corporate clients on a wide range of their commercial affairs from large-scale business transactions, negotiation of complex trading agreements to general counsel advice on every day employment strategies, policies and issues.
Elaine works with specific industry sectors to assist clients develop their own businesses.
A graduate from Birmingham University, Elaine was an equity partner at DWF before founding Taylors in 1991 with Tony Catterall . Previously, she was an in-house employment lawyer at Cadbury Schweppes.
Elaine, who hails from Blackburn, is unusually an ardent supporter of both the Arts and Blackburn Rovers. She regularly attends the London Theatre and live music events. Elaine lives in the Ribble Valley in a home she helped design with her partner .Together with her in depth knowledge of the Home Furnishings Industry sector she is very interested in interior design and furnishings and in collecting artwork by local artists.
Ten Things About... Elaine
- What is your favourite film?
The Italian Job (the original of course) I am almost
word perfect on the dialogue for Charlie Croker
- Where is your dream holiday destination?
Probably the South of France – for all those Michelin
- What is your guilty pleasure?
Gin Martini cocktails (shaken not stirred with an
- If you could have any job in the world, what would
David Beckhams’ wife!
- What is your favourite magazine?
Homes and Interiors
- What was your first car?
A clapped out Mini Clubman estate with a dodgy
- If I was not doing this right now, I'd be…
Dining on the best oysters and steak tartare at my
favourite London restaurant, Quo Vadis
- I'm good at…
- But I'm not so good at…
Knowing when to shut up
- At school, I always wanted to be a…