LL.B. (Hons) University of Glasgow 2006

Diploma in Legal Practice University of Aberdeen 2007

Special interests

Company and commercial

Media, defamation and privacy

Professional liability and regulation

Public and fatal accident inquiries


Ewen called to the Bar after five years with Levy & McRae. He has principally been instructed in commercial, professional negligence and media related matters. He has provided advice in matters involving commercial (including construction) contracts, solicitors, architects and clinical negligence, defamation, suspension and interdict, international private law and intellectual property infringement.

Ewen is ranked Band 1 for Media Law by Chambers UK. He is described as 'very easy to deal with and very approachable, while in court he is very effective'.

Ewen appears in both the Court of Session (Commercial Court, Outer and Inner House) and the Sheriff Court. These appearances have included proofs, debates, appeals, reclaiming motions and successfully obtaining interim orders. He has also appeared in two long running fatal accident inquiries.