Lewis Gentry

Lewis Gentry

Lewis Gentry has an interest in all areas of civil and commercial law, with particular experience in corporate and personal insolvency (including public examinations), as well as banking & securities law, company law, shareholder disputes, building and construction, property, landlord and tenant, trade practices, and professional negligence matters.

Lewis was Special Counsel at Finlaysons prior to commencing at the Independent Bar in July 2019. He has worked in commercial litigation since his admission in 2009.


  • Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice (Hons) (2009) Flinders University
  • Bachelor of Arts (2005) Flinders University

Admissions & Appointments

  • Admitted to practice 2009
  • Signed bar roll 2019

Professional Memberships

  • South Australian Bar Association
  • Member of the Insolvency and Restructuring Committee, Law Council of Australia (2020)
  • Law Society of South Australia

Areas of Practice

  • Appellate
  • Arbitration (domestic and international)
  • Banking, Finance & Securities Law
  • Bankruptcy
  • Building and construction
  • Commercial
  • Competition and Consumer Law
  • Corporations
  • Corporate Insolvency
  • Contract
  • Equity
  • Insolvency
  • Professional negligence
  • Property
  • Tort