Lewis joined Brodies as an associate in March 2024. Prior to joining Brodies, Lewis had substantial experience as an in-house solicitor with the Government Legal Service for Scotland dealing with a large variety of both advisory and litigation matters. Lewis has built up a detailed working knowledge of administrative, public and human rights law.

Lewis is an experienced litigator and has acted as instructing solicitor in many Court of Session cases, including judicial reviews, procurement challenges, statutory appeals and petitions to the nobile officium. He also has experience as the instructing solicitor in a number of cases in the UK Supreme Court. In addition, he has also appeared for clients in the sheriff courts and several statutory tribunals in a variety of cases involving aspects of property registration, social security and immigration. He has extensive experience of litigation involving cross-border elements and working with lawyers in jurisdictions outside of Scotland.

Living Brodies' values

Clients and colleagues appreciate Lewis' pragmatic approach and the collaborative way in which he conducts his work.

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  • Draws on experience gained whilst working in-house for both the Scottish Government and UK Government.
  • Extensive experience of providing advice to clients in the context of public service delivery.
  • Has experience conducting litigation in many different courts and tribunals.