Edward Lewis

Edward joined OGR Stock Denton LLP as a consultant in April 2019. He specialises in high value and complex Claimant Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence claims.

Education/background

Edward obtained a degree in Classical Studies and Ancient History from the University of Leicester before obtaining a Law degree at De Montfort University and subsequently a Master’s degree in Business Studies at Canterbury Business School, which is part of the University of Kent. He completed the Law Society Finals course, at the College of Law in Guildford.

Edward qualified as a Solicitor in 1997 and has worked for firms in Kent and London. For a number of years he was a Partner and Head of Department at a firm in south east London.

Earlier in his career, Edward specialised in cycling claims brought on behalf of members of British Cycling. He has also worked for a short period in defending Clinical Negligence claims working for NHS Resolution (claims brought against NHS Trusts) and the Medical Protection Society (claims brought against GPs and private doctors) in London.

Memberships

Edward has been recognised as a Senior Litigator by the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers since 2004.

He is also a Life Member of Headway (the brain injury charity), an associate member of the Spinal Injuries Association and a member of the Professional Negligence Lawyers’ Association.

In May 2017 Edward was elected to serve as President of Kent Law Society for 2017/18 representing the solicitors of Kent.

Leisure interests

Away from the office, Edward is interested in Ancient Greece and Rome, wine, politics and supports the reds, better known as Liverpool FC and Wales RFU. He is also a proud father of a lovely daughter.