Ellen Parsons is a new lawyer at Hewes & Associates.
By the second season of Damages, however, she's well-versed in the high stakes, cut throat business that is led by her boss and rival, Patty Hewes. Patty arranged to have Ellen's fiance killed in the show's first season.
On season two, Ellen worked with the FBI to bring down her boss.
You just wanna arrest Patty Hewes... I want to destroy her.Ellen
You've got a pretty shaky track records of your life decisions, so please just let me handle this.Ellen [to Katie]