Duncan Lewis Solicitors is recognised by the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners UK independent legal directories as a top-tier law firm.

“Everyone said that what sets the firm apart is its culture of being friendly, supportive and showing a genuine interest in the individual and their development. Everyone commented on the open culture where staff willingly share knowledge and encourage each other.”

“People were impressed by the credibility of the Directors with many of them having worked at every level. This means they can relate to people and are very approachable.”

“People are given a good level of responsibility of ownership and there is a good balance between support and autonomy.”

                                                            Investors in People – Duncan Lewis



Duncan Lewis Solicitors, established in 1998 and headquartered in the City of London with offices nationwide, is recognised by the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners UK independent legal directories as a top-tier law firm – “a diligent and professional team that is prepared to go the extra mile for its clients”.

We are a paperless law firm with over 500 personnel that embraces hybrid-working, servicing both corporate entities and private individuals in over 25 areas of law; many of which are some of the most vulnerable and marginalised people in society. We give people a voice - that is our ethos.

Choosing a career with Duncan Lewis is choosing a law firm that is the largest provider of publicly funded (legal aid) legal services in the country, has been Investors in People Gold Standard accredited for over 15 years and is continuously applauded nationally for the work that it does.

Having demonstrated unparalleled legal expertise and a commitment to justice, we were awarded Law Firm of the Year at both the 2024 Lexis Nexis Awards and 2023 Modern Law Awards. We are named as one of the Times 200 Best Law Firms and are commended for our human rights and civil liberties work. We have been celebrated by the Chambers Europe Award as an ‘outstanding firm’ for diversity and inclusion. In previous years we have been awarded a number of awards, including the Law Society Excellence Award for Large Law Firm of the Year in 2020, Access to Justice at the UK Legal Diversity Awards in 2019 and the Family Law Firm of the Year at the 2015 Family Law Awards.

Choosing a career with Duncan Lewis is choosing an innovative law firm that recognises that its strength and success can only be achieved through its continuous investment in its staff; a strong focus on training and development, career progression and client contact.

The firm serves its clients from multiple offices across London and throughout England and Wales. Key offices include - City of London, Birmingham, Croydon, Harrow, Leeds, Luton, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Peterborough, Shepherd’s Bush, Swansea and Wolverhampton. Practice areas include Actions against Public Authorities, Commercial & Company, Child Care, Civil Liberties & Human Rights, Civil Litigation, Clinical Negligence, Court of Protection & Mental Capacity, Crime, Cross-Border Disputes, Education, Employment, Family, Housing, Immigration, Mediation, Personal Injury, Property Litigation, Public Law and Wills & Probate.

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