Lewis

Position

Consultant

Contact Details

Direct Tel: 2862 3575
E-mail: lewisman@munros.com.hk

Experience

Lewis has been practising since 1998 as a commercial litigator with a particular emphasis on cross-border litigation, fraud/asset tracing and contentious insolvency cases. Lewis has handled a number of high value large-scale actions.
Lewis’ experience also includes handling the following types of cases before the Hong Kong Courts and arbitral tribunals:-

  • Large-scale fraud and asset tracing/freezing cases (including Ponzi schemes)
  • Diversion of business cases
  • Directors’ breach of fiduciary duties
  • Recovery actions against internet fraudsters
  • Insolvency (acting for bondholders, creditors and liquidators)
  • Shareholders’ disputes
  • Breach of contract cases
  • Contract manufacturing services litigation
  • Investor actions against financial institutions
  • Administration actions involving high net-worth estates
  • Land disputes
  • Professional negligence
  • Regulatory investigations
  • Personal injury cases, including acting for insured defendants and legally-aided plaintiffs.

  • Lewis has been recognized by Chambers Asia and Legal 500 as a notable practitioner in the area of dispute resolution.

    1998: Associate Solicitor with Barlow Lyde & Gibert (Insurance Litigation)

    2001: Associate Solicitor with Lovells (Commercial Litigation and Contentious Insolvency)

    2004: Partner with Laracy Gall (Dispute Resolution)

    2009: Partner with Gall (formerly known as Gall & Lane) (Dispute Resolution)

    2014: Consultant with Munros (Dispute Resolution)

    Lewis is a registered Civil Celebrant.

    Qualifications

    Date Admitted: February 1998
    Languages: English, Cantonese