We serve both corporate entities and private individual clients in over 25 areas of law. Headquartered in the City of London with offices in most of the major cities across England and Wales, we are 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 an award-winning national law firm. We are listed as one of The Times 200 Best Law Firms and have been recognised as an 'Outstanding Firm for Diversity & Inclusion' by the Chambers Europe Awards. Our motto and aim is to ‘give people a voice’ and we strive to achieve the best possible outcome for you through high-quality legal representation.
We care about your wellbeing and are committed to providing the best possible service to you in the most considerate and careful manner. In addition to our private-client work, we are the largest provider of publicly funded (legal aid) services in the UK and have significant experience representing the most vulnerable people in society. We have specialist solicitors in Actions against Public Authorities, Commercial & Company, Child Care, Civil Liberties & Human Rights, Civil Litigation, Clinical Negligence, Court of Protection, Crime, Cross-Border Disputes, Education Law, Employment, Family, High Net-Worth Divorce, Housing, Immigration, Personal Injury and Public Law and Wills & Probate.
Our lawyers combine an in depth knowledge of the law and its practical application to your case, with a firm belief in your right to legal assistance and to committed representation throughout your matter. Our solicitors place service to the public above all else and are able to advise on the best possible course of funding in the event you do not qualify for legal aid. Our rates are competitive and we can also explore the opportunity to fund your case on a fixed fee basis, through insurance and/or on a no win no fee basis (a conditional fee agreement).
When you come to Duncan Lewis you come to a prominent and reputable national law firm with over 250 qualified solicitors and consultants (most of whom are Law Society Panel accredited or equivalent), and over 300 trainee solicitors, caseworkers, legal executives and support staff. They are all willing to take the time to listen to your problem, evaluate it correctly in terms of the law and where possible to speak out on your behalf in an attempt to present your point of view in the best light and achieve legal remedies which address your problem.
We hold industry quality marks to evidence that we are a law firm that you can trust. The firm holds Law Society Lexcel Excellence in Practice Management and Client Care accreditation and the Investors in People, Gold Standard. We are a paperless law firm and take data protection and cyber security extremely seriously. We hold both ISO 27001 and Cyber Essentials Plus certifications which demonstrates we have defined and put in place best-practice information security processes.
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From 25 May 2018, the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will be coming into effect. In order to comply with the new requirements of this law, and to ensure that we can best continue to serve you, Duncan Lewis has updated its Privacy Notice. You can find the updated Policy which provides detailed information on how we use and protect your personal information, and your rights in relation to this here.
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