Recognized since 2023
Marial Lewis is one of Australia's top immigration lawyers. She is an accredited specialist in Immigration Law by the Law Society of NSW as well as the winner of the prestigious 2021 Lawyers Weekly 30 under 30 and the 2020 John Gibson Award - Young Migration Lawyer of the year by the Law Council of Australia. She was also named as a finalist in various national awards including, rising star of the year for the Australasian Law Awards and Women in Law, regional/suburban lawyer of the year and 30 under 30 since 2019 to date. In 2022, Marial was recognized in Forbes list for social impact and also by her international peers in the Who’s who Legal- Corporate Immigration Future Leaders. Marial is also a lecturer and unit coordinator in the Graduate Diploma of Australian Migration Law and taught administrative law in the Juris Doctor Program at UNSW. Marial is a highly sought after speaker who gets asked to speak in national and international immigration law conferences and webinars.
After many years in private practice including being a partner in a specialist migration law firm, Marial founded Crossover Law Group, a newlaw migration law firm focusing on servicing private and corporate clients migration law needs by delivering a fast, efficient and transparent excellent service whilst using innovation, technology and new ideas for better delivery. Crossover Law Group was listed as an innovative law firm of the year finalist in 2021 awards. Marial is a passionate lawyer who works with a wide range of clients assisting them with their immigration legal goals. She is also very experienced with complicated migration law matters such as refusals, cancellations, detention, character cases, health waivers, review matters at the Administrative Appeals Tribunal as well as being a litigator in migration court cases.
Recognized in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in Australia 2023 for work in:
- Immigration Law
- Winner of the Lawyers Weekly 2021: 30 under 30- Migration Law
- Winner of the 2020 John Gibson Lawyers of the year award- Law Council of Australia
- Recognised in WLW- Corporate Immigration Future Leaders for 2022.
- Finalist in Lawyers Weekly 30 under 30: 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022
- Finalist in Partner of the year awards 2021
- Finalist in Women in Law awards: Partner of the year (SME) award 2021.
- Finalist in Rising star of the year- Lawyers Weekly and Women in law awards- 2019 and 2020
- Innovative Law firm of the year finalist award- 2021
- Suburban Lawyer of the year award- 2020
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