John Lewis has practised commercial dispute resolution in the Middle East since 2006 based in Clyde & Co’s Dubai office. John’s practice focuses on commercial litigation and international arbitration with an emphasis on corporate, commercial, real estate, transport and logistics disputes, and professional negligence claims

John acts for a wide variety of local and international businesses in court and arbitration proceedings administered by a range of international institutions, including DIAC, ICC, LCIA and the DIFC-LCIA, providing pragmatic commercial and strategic legal advice on contentious issues.

John has appeared as counsel in several arbitration proceedings and has been appointed as sole arbitrator and co-arbitrator in a number of DIAC arbitration. He is a member of the DIFC Pro Bono Panel and an officer of the DIFC-LCIA Users’ Council.