- Recommended lawyer in 'Dispute Resolution'
The Legal 500 Caribbean 2020
Lewis is a commercial litigation barrister with over 10 years’ experience, admitted to the English, Bermuda and BVI bars.
Lewis practised for 6 years in London, spent 2.5 years in Hong Kong as a litigation associate at offshore firm Maples, during which time he litigated BVI and Cayman Islands disputes, and has spent the last 2 years as senior associate at Kennedys in Bermuda.
Recent work includes representing a protector in a multi-billion dollar trust dispute, representing a liquidator investigating a structure allegedly involved in a £1 billion VAT fraud, representing directors in a US$300m breach of fiduciary duty and confidentiality dispute, representing an insurer in an arbitration dispute to secure the first commonwealth estoppel defence in an enforcing court in reliance on a decision of a supervising court, drafting the documents to obtain an injunction in a US$750m unlawful conspiracy/breach of duty claim, defending a US$60m winding up petition to prevent the liquidation of the largest Chinese retailer in its sector, and representing shareholders defending a US$100m unfair prejudice petition.