Simon Lewis > Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP > Newcastle upon Tyne, England > Lawyer Profile

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP
The Spark, Draymans Way
Newcastle Helix
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
NE4 5DE
England
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Work Department

Construction and engineering.

Position

Simon is a partner and deals with dispute resolution including international arbitration work. Specialises in infrastructure, PFI/PPP, offshore, oil and gas and energy sector disputes. Acts for all sectors of the construction industry. Writes and lectures extensively on construction law issues and the digital built environment, and is currently a Visiting Fellow at the faculty of engineering and environment at Northumbria University.

Career

Qualified 1986; Lovell White Durrant 1988; Dickinson Dees 1992; partner 1995; partner, Bond Dickinson on merger 2013; partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP on combination 2017.

Memberships

Society of Construction Law (North East regional coordinator), Technology and Construction Solicitors Association, Vice Chair of BIM4Legal.

Lawyer Rankings

North > Real estate > Construction

(Leading individuals)

Simon LewisWomble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

Praised for its ‘unrivalled knowledge and experience’, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP handles a broad spectrum of projects and disputes at a national level, acting for key clients across the construction, real estate, chemical, energy and public sectors including the Department for Education, B&Q, Bellway and the Department for Transport. Simon Lewis is also recognised for his expertise in modern methods of construction and building information modelling (BIM) work. Other key names include practice head Simon Rowland, who handles transactional issues; Ian Atkinson, who focuses on infrastructure projects; and associate Helen Coxon, who supports on non-contentious mandates.