Apex Chambers

Marian Lewis

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Practice Areas

A strong practitioner, principal area of practice being Criminal law known to sources for her expert handling of sexual offence cases and for her particular sensitivity with young or vulnerable witnesses. She has significant experience in a range of serious criminal cases including homicide, fraud and drug conspiracies. She acts for both the prosecution and defence.

Lectures regularly on Evidence, Current Legal Developments and Sexual Offences for accredited courses and seminars provided by The Wales and Chester Circuit and The Law Society.

Assists in providing advocacy training to young practitioners on Circuit.

Fluent Welsh Speaker.

Career

University College London , LLB (Hons). Called to the Bar 1977 (Middle Temple). Crown Prosecution Service until 1991. Member of 9 Park Place, Cardiff from 1991 until joining Thirty, Park Place in 1996. Attorney General’s “A” list 2003. Member of the Panel Counsel for the National Assembly of Wales. Grade 4 Prosecutor. VHCC Panel Member (Leading Junior). Joined Apex Chambers in May 2019.

Professional Memberships

Wales and Chester Circuit Criminal Bar Association.