Ewen was called to the Bar after spending over 20 years as a solicitor in private practice.
He became a partner in McClure Naismith in 1999 and from 2008 until 2015 was head of the firm’s dispute resolution teams in Glasgow, Edinburgh and London. He then became head of disputes at Morisons in 2015.
During his career as a solicitor, Ewen acquired experience in a variety of areas including, banking, contract, company, insolvency, partnership, product liability, professional negligence, professional regulation, sale of goods, succession and trusts. He also built up experience of different forms of dispute resolution including arbitration and mediation.
He has a particular interest in commercial property and leasing disputes. While he was a solicitor, he successfully acted for the landlord in @SIPP Pension Trustees Limited -v- Insight Travel Services Limited 2016 S.C. 243.