Ewan is an experienced dispute resolution lawyer with particular strengths in complex commercial disputes, professional indemnity litigation and casualty cases. He has worked with clients operating in a range of sectors including defence, energy, financial services, manufacturing, public sector and transport. He has managed cases involving multiple jurisdictions. Ewan also has both executive and non-executive board experience.

  • Acting in high value commercial UK and international disputes including cases relating to the energy, manufacturing and transport sectors.
  • Acting for clients in warranty disputes following corporate finance transactions.
  • Representing German client in defending product liability litigation relating to the manufacture and supply of equipment for the transport sector.
  • Acting for UK retailer in defending product liability litigation relating to domestic white goods.
  • Acting in complex and sensitive environmental contamination cases.
  • Representing operators of aircraft following various air accidents in the UK, North America and Asia.
  • Acting for UK airport operators.
  • Pursuing and defending professional indemnity claims including solicitors’ negligence cases and claims involving the accountancy profession.
  • Acting for policyholders in insurance policy coverage disputes.
  • Defending PLC, insurance and public sector clients in personal injury/casualty cases.
  • Acting as lead partner for various Whitehall and devolved public sector departments.
  • Representing transport sector clients in disputes arising from outsourced arrangements for maintenance of the trunk road network.
  • Acting for clients pursuing and defending judicial review cases.
  • Resolving cases through ADR and litigation.

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Recognised as a ‘notable practitioner’ and as a 'ranked advocate’. 

Chambers 2020