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Louise Wilson

Partner | Birmingham

"Louise Wilson has an extraordinary ability to get to the core of a matter right away, with an analytical approach which leads to direct and clear advice. Louise is extremely effective and gets results."
The Legal 500, 2024

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About Louise

Louise advises on a wide range of commercial litigation and insolvency matters; specialising in professional negligence claims, contractual disputes, pensions litigation, corporate governance and directors' duties.

Louise acts for a broad range of clients and pension funds in respect of negligence claims against their advisers - dealing in particular with solicitors, actuarial and investment claims. She also deals with wide ranging and complex contractual disputes, including supply and distribution agreements, software licence and development agreements and commercial agents.

Louise also has particular experience of dealing with cases involving complex investment schemes, tax planning schemes, carbon credits and land banking.

Louise provides advice both pre and post action and on dispute resolution methods, including mediation and without prejudice discussions. She has significant court and trial experience and has acted on a number of leading and reported cases, in particular, within the directors' disqualification and insolvency sphere. At the heart of Louise's advice is obtaining the best, solutions-focussed results for her clients in the most time and cost-efficient manner.

Louise is listed as a Recommended Lawyer and Leading Individual in The Legal 500 (2024 edition) for Commercial Litigation.

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  • "I feel that Louise Lewis and her team are immensely supportive and caring about the position that their clients are in and incredibly kind. She is...

    The Legal 500, 2024

  • "Louise Lewis clearly has a strong academic interest in the law she practises and I am aware that she has spoken at and led conferences. She will s...

    The Legal 500, 2024

  • "Louise is a highly intelligent and committed professional who cares passionately about obtaining the optimum outcomes for her clients. She has a r...

    Chambers & Partners, 2023

  • "Louise invokes a lot of trust with the people she works with. Combined with her high technical skills, it makes her the perfect package."

    Chambers & Partners, 2023

  • "Louise is a hugely committed lawyer with great empathy and a brilliant grasp of detail. She is highly intelligent and works closely with her clien...

    Chambers & Partners, 2022

  • LW

    "Louise is a highly professional, approachable and empathetic legal practitioner. She has helped me and my elderly mother, firstly with financial a...

    Louise Wheeler

  • “I honestly could not have endured it without your support and kindness. The absolute relief of having you representing us will be immense. These a...

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