Adrian Lewis is a senior associate in our Insurance & Health team and is based in the Brisbane office. Adrian provides advice on issues relating to coverage and liability, as well as advising clients on claims strategies. His particular areas of expertise are:
- Professional indemnity
- Employment and management liability, including unfair dismissal and breach of contract claims
- Coronial and departmental enquiries
As a result of Adrian’s extensive experience in employment and management liability, this area of his practice also now extends to antidiscrimination matters.
Adrian acts for local and international insurers. His client base also includes a variety of insured professionals, in particular solicitors, accountants, financial planners, engineers, architects/designers, real estate agents, town planners, statutory authorities and pharmacists.
Adrian has a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and a Bachelor of Business. He is a member of the Australian Professional Indemnity Group (APIG).
Unfair dismissal claim fails despite flaw in dismissal procedural
11 Sep 2018
“A Coal Mine - not a Convent” – termination for verbally abusing fellow employees was harsh, unjust and unreasonable
22 Jun 2018
Accountant who was aware of facts giving rise to client's underpayment contraventions held to be liable as an accessory
23 Mar 2018
The importance of specifying a ‘particular time’ for employment termination to take effect
29 Nov 2017