Anya Lewis


Anya is a barrister at Garden Court Chambers and experienced criminal defence practitioner whose practice encompasses the most serious offences prosecuted in the criminal courts. She has been recommended in Chambers and Partners for the last seven years and is ranked in Legal 500 for crime.

Her recent case load has included representing defendants in cases involving allegations of baby-shaking, murder, fraud (million pound access to work fraud), rape and other serious sexual violence (including historic allegations), importation of Class A drugs and perverting the course of justice. Anya is a dedicated defence advocate who has a talent for spotting and arguing legal points and an ablity to grasp easily complex and detailed papers.She undertakes cases on both a private and publicly funded basis. Anya was a trustee of the charity Women in Prison for a number of years