Lewis has been an attorney practicing in Metropolitan New York for nearly 30 years in a variety of areas including: business law, commercial litigation, civil litigation, contracts and real estate matters. Lewis employs a practical and pragmatic approach to every matter and his primary concern is always his client's best interest. Lewis has tried many cases in both state and federal courts and been involved in well over 250 mediations. Lewis also bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to matters involving personal injury, medical malpractice, catastrophic injuries, and general negligence. He knows how the insurance carriers evaluate cases because he spent over 20 years as a defense attorney. This experience makes him uniquely qualified to represent your interests through litigation in a more expedient manner, whether by settlement or trial. Should you ever need his services Lewis looks forward to working closely with you.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Volunteer Recognition Award||Nassau County Bar Association||2011|
|Volunteer Recognition Award||Nassau County Bar Association||2010|
|Volunteer Recognition Award||Nassau County Bar Association||2009|
|Volunteer Recognition Award||Nassau County Bar Association||2008|
|Partner||Kaplan Belsky Ross Bartell, LLP||2008 - 2015|
|Partner-Litigation||L'Abbate, Balkan, Colavita & Contini, L.L.P.||1990 - 2008|
|Associate||Lester Schwab Katz & Dwyer Llp||1987 - 1990|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers||Member||2009 - Present|
|Nassau County Bar Association||Member||1990 - Present|
|New York State Bar Association||Member||1987 - Present|
|Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1987|
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Mon Jun 08 2009
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