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Duncan Lewis Solicitors

SPENCER HOUSE, 29 GROVE HILL ROAD, HARROW ON THE HILL, HA1 3BN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 033 3772 0409
Fax:
Fax 020 7923 3320
DX:
4216 HARROW
Email:
Web:
www.duncanlewis.com
Duncan Lewis Solicitors, Alia Lewis, Harrow, ENGLAND

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Alia Lewis

Tel:
Work 020 7923 8520
Email:
Duncan Lewis Solicitors

Work Department

Family and childcare.

Position

Alia is a director in the family and childcare department at Duncan Lewis.

Alia’s expertise extends to all aspects of family law, with a particular specialism in public law care cases and secure-accommodation. Alia has extensive experience representing children through their guardian and via separate representation. She also represents parents, extended family members and interveners, and has conducted cases on behalf of the official solicitor.

Her cases have involved a wide range of issues including; physical, sexual and emotional abuse; neglect; factitious illness; non-accidental injury; drug and alcohol addiction; domestic abuse; learning difficulties; mental illness; psychological disorders, and physical disability. She also conducts numerous cases involving an international element. She undertakes the majority of her own advocacy in order to provide a continuity of representation to her clients. She is also experienced in chairing experts meetings.

Career

Alia qualified as a solicitor in 2006 and has been a partner level-director at Duncan Lewis since 2012.

Member

Alia is a member of the Law Society's Children Panel which means she has achieved a high level of competence and knowledge in the area of children law and the representation of children. She is also a member of Association of Lawyers for Children, Resolution - which is a Family Law Association for solicitors that are committed to resolving family matters fairly and amicably, and a member of NAGALRO - a professional association for social work practitioners who work in the children and families field and represent children in public and private court proceedings.

Education

Alia completed the LPC at the Inns Court School of Law and has an LLB (Hons) from Middlesex University.


London: Private client

Family

Within: Family

Duncan Lewis Solicitors  is an ‘excellent firm with talented and experienced staff’. Alia Lewis  garners considerable praise for being ‘incredibly thorough and always on top of the case’. Laila Bhunnoo  is ‘very knowledgeable and organised’ and Ravi Kaur Mahey  is ‘hardworking and committed’. Adeeba Naseem  is also recommended. The team advises on the full array of matters from children public law and cross-border disputes to having niche expertise in Islamic law.

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