Ellis represents clients in litigation disputes, health care matters and privacy and data security issues.

His litigation practice focuses on the resolution of complex commercial and business disputes in state and federal courts. 

For clients in the health care industry, including long-term care providers and hospitals, Ellis provides assistance in a variety of areas, such as certificate of need, penalty appeals and regulatory matters. 

Ellis also has significant experience advising and representing clients regarding privacy and data security issues, including responding to and dealing with cybersecurity breaches.

Before Fox Rothschild

Ellis was an associate at Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP, which combined with Fox Rothschild in 2018.

While in law school, he served as article & notes editor of the North Carolina Banking Institute Journal and as treasurer of the Carolina Health Law Organization. In college, Ellis was a starting defensive lineman on the football team.