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Adam Lewis QC
Barrister specialising in public law and human rights; EU and competition; and sport. Full professional career details can be found at www.blackstonechambers.com.
Called 1985, Gray’s Inn; QC 2009.
Lawyer Rankings(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 1
Widely considered as ‘leaders in the field’, Blackstone Chambers ‘remains the go-to set for all sports law matters’ from governance and regulation through to employment, human rights and commercial exploitation matters. Nick De Marco QC is a specialist in sponsorship, competition, personal injury and financial fair play matters, among many others; he representing Newcastle United its ownership dispute with the Premier League, as well as advising several Premier League clubs on the “Project Restart” resumption of the 2019-20 season. Kate Gallafent QC and Celia Rooney successfully defending the FAW in a challenge to its decision to terminate the 2019-20 Cymru Premier brought by The New Saints, who were four points behind Connah’s Quay Nomads with six games left in the title race when the season was ended. Away from football, Adam Lewis QC advised Premiership Rugby on its response to the Covid-19 pandemic, and Thomas de la Mare QC and Rooney represented Racing Point in the investigation in to the team’s 2020 Formula One car, which featured brake ducts, among other parts, that replicated the previous year’s championship-winning Mercedes W10.