I like to help clients resolve problems in practical, cost effective ways.
Attorney Jim Lewis received his Bachelor Degree with highest honors from the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse. He then went on to the University of Wisconsin and earned his Law Degree in 1998. Jim has appeared on behalf of his clients in 25 Wisconsin Counties and both Wisconsin Federal District Courts. Although he has previously handled controversies in almost every area of the law, Jim currently concentrates his practice in the areas of Bankruptcy, Business Reorganization and Collections. Jim also practices in the areas of Business and Estate Planning and Family Law. He is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin and The Brown County Bar Association.
Community service and volunteer work are important to Jim Lewis. Jim is a current director and past president of the Howard-Suamico Business and Professional Association. He also serves on the board of directors of the Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling and My Brother’s Keeper, Inc. Jim has counseled a number of local not-for-profit organizations and is also proud to be a member of the Howard-Suamico Lions Club. Jim and his family belong to Saint John The Baptist Parish in Howard. Jim enjoys helping people solve tough legal problems.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2018|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2013|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2012|
|Golden Key International Honor Society||Golden Key International Honor Society||1994|
|Member||Lewis & Van Sickle, LLC||2007 - Present|
|Attorney||Recka & Joannes, SC||2002 - 2007|
|Attorney||Carlson Koeck Kirk Graves & Lindley, Ltd.||2000 - 2002|
|Attorney||Kinney & Urban||1998 - 1999|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|State Bar of Wisconsin||Member||1998 - Present|
|Brown County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Howard-Suamico Business and Professional Association||Director and Past President||N/A|
|Wisconsin International Law Journal||Note and Comment Editor Wisconsin International Law Journal||1998|
|Wisconsin International Law Journal||Note and Comment Editor Wisconsin International Law Journal||1997|
|Wisconsin International Law Journal||Member of Wisconsin International Law Journal||1997|
|Wisconsin International Law Journal||Member of Wisconsin International Law Journal||1996|
|University of Wisconsin Law School||JD - Juris Doctor||1998|
|University of Wisconsin, LaCrosse||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1995|
|State Bar of Wisconsin Annual Convention||Bankruptcy & Financial Issues for Senior Citizens||2016|
|The Nuts and Bolts of Construction Lien Law||Construction Lien Law||2015|
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