Lewis Townsend was established in 2015 by Managing Partner Steve Lewis.
Known and respected for its emphasis on client care and long-standing relationships, the firm takes time to understand its clients’ needs and delivers innovative and practical advice. The firm’s five Partners are all experts in their chosen fields who advise our international clients on high-value transactions and complex regulatory and employment issues.
Our Partner-led approach, means that clients work closely with a dedicated Partner from the start of a matter through to its conclusion.
Our client base is international and includes some of the world’s largest and most well-known international companies from a range of industries. They include airlines, heavy industry and manufacturing, energy and infrastructure, fashion, digital entertainment and videogames, finance, hospitality, food production, telecommunications, healthcare and pharmaceuticals.
A large number of our clients are public companies, and include LSE, TSE and NYSE listed companies.
Our Partners have each spent many years working with leading international law firms around the globe.
Steve Lewis (Managing Partner) previously founded Herbert Smith Freehills’ Tokyo office which he managed for over 10 years, where he worked with Nick Mathys (Head of Data Regulation) and Nick Emmerson (Head of Capital Markets).
Our lawyers have advised on transactions in over 70 jurisdictions around the world including:
Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, P.R. China, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Laos, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macau, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Netherlands, New Zealand, Oman, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Virgin Islands