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Paul Lewis

Practice Area/Department

Partner. Personal Injury, Landlord & Tenant, Dispute Resolution. Head of Marketing and Business Development.


Litigation Executive


Paul joined George Ide in 1989 having previously gained a sound personal injury background in the insurance industry. Since then Paul has specialised in personal injury claims resulting mainly from road traffic accidents, and has headed up the firm’s prestigious accident management department for many years.

The department, which contains a team of specialist litigation lawyers working under Paul, embraces a full accident recovery package for clients including recovery of compensation for personal injury and loss, vehicle damage and credit hire arrangements to ensure that our clients are fully compensated following a road accident. Paul is widely acknowledged as being an impressive specialist in this area, and particularly noted and respected for his ability to take high-value and complex credit-hire claims to trial with an excellent success rate.

Paul has also employed his considerable litigation skills in the areas of residential and commercial landlord & tenant law, and general dispute resolution. The latter includes debt recovery and contract disputes amongst other cases.

Employing his entrepreneurial skills, Paul is also responsible for the firm’s marketing and general business development.


Paul is a Director of and sits as a Regional Coordinator for the Motor Accident Solicitors’ Society (MASS), promoting the interests of the road accident victim and helping to continue the firm’s long relationship over the years with the society.

Professional Experience

October 2015 to present, Regional Coordinator, MASS                                           2010 to Present: Partner, George Ide LLP
2005 to October 2010: Head, Accident Management Department, George Ide LLP
1989 to 2005: Senior Litigation Executive, George Ide LLP
1986 to 1989: Claims handler, NEM Insurance Co Ltd

Contact Details

Office: Lion House, Chichester.

Telephone: 01243 812408

Email Address: paul.lewis@georgeide.co.uk


Both Michael and I are very grateful for your good wishes and for the continued support that both you and all your colleagues at George Ide have given us through this process.

If, for any reason, we find ourselves in need of legal advice we would most definitely make your company our first choice and would also have every confidence in recommending you to others.

Wishing you every continued success in the future.

Kindest Regards
Jan & Michael Gosling