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Lewis Silkin
255 Blackfriars Rd

Work Department

Employment, Immigration & Reward.


Partner: Advises many areas of employment and partnership law. Has a particular focus on dealing with high level disputes in the employment tribunal, high court and through arbitration often, in the professional services sector and involving issues of discrimination.


Basic German, French and Hindi


The Association of Partnership Practitioners


Studied law with German law at King’s College, London. LPC at the College of Law.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Employment > Employers

(Leading individuals)

Shalina CrossleyLewis Silkin

Lewis Silkin‘s employment group is recommended for its specialist sub-teams and is able to cover both high-level litigation, including before the Supreme Court, and complex non-contentious matters, such as the employment restructuring of Twitter following Elon Musk’s takeover. Joint managing partner of the firm Richard Miskella heads the team. He is supported by a strong group of expert lawyers, including highly experienced litigators Michael Anderson, Toni Lorenzo and Michael Burd. Colin Leckey, who specialises in disability discrimination claims, is also integral. Further names to note in an impressively deep bench include workplace investigations specialist Karen Baxter, East Asia regional expert James Davies, the discrimination claims and sexual misconduct allegations-focussed Shalina Crossley and managing associate Carla Feakins.