Lewis Andrews, QC

Counsel

Suite 1100, Cabot Place
100 New Gower St.
St. John’s, N.L.
A1C 6K3

+1.709.570.8822

+1.709.722.4565

landrews@stewartmckelvey.com

Language(s) spoken: English

Bar Admission(s): Newfoundland and Labrador, 1974

Legal Assistant(s): Christine Osmond

Providing legal services through a professional corporation.

Working with a diverse client base that includes individuals, insurers, manufacturers and professional bodies, Lewis has been involved in a number of significant files, including:

  • Defending a volunteer fire department in a fire loss claim.
  • Defending a golf course in a claim for substantial personal injuries.
  • Defending claims on behalf of insurers and manufacturers in product liability claims.
  • Acting for professional bodies and individual professionals in defence of liability claims.
  • Acting for professional bodies in regulatory and disciplinary matters.

Education & Career

Education

Dalhousie University, LLB, 1974
Memorial University of Newfoundland, BA, 1971

Activities

Member, Canadian Bar Association
Member, Partnership Board, Stewart McKelvey, 1990 – 2012
Member, Human Resources and Governance Committee, Partnership Board, Stewart McKelvey, 2008 – present
Member, Insurance Claims Committee, Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador, 2009 – present
Member of the Salvation Army St. John’s Advisory Board, 2007 – present

Accolades

Queen’s Counsel, 1993
Best Lawyers 2017 Insurance Law “Lawyer of the Year” in St. John’s
Best Lawyers, Personal Injury Litigation, 2006, 2008 – 2019
Best Lawyers, Insurance Law, 2011 – 2019
Lexpert rating: Litigation – Directors’ & Officers’ Liability
Lexpert rating: Litigation – Commercial Insurance
Martindale-Hubbell rating: BV Distinguished®