Mr. Lewis is a seventh generation Texas native who specializes in civil litigation and trial. From complex class action cases to single-occurrence disputes, Mr. Lewis is tenacious in his representation and has a proven track record of assisting clients in maximizing their results. Mr. Lewis strives to provide incisive, aggressive representation derived through in-depth client communications.
Due to his experience in handling a variety of litigation issues, Mr. Lewis is adept in both federal and state court practice and a formidable adversary in the courtroom.
Mr. Lewis’ recent experience includes:
Mr. Lewis graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Political Science from the University of Texas at Austin in 2002, receiving special honors and recognition for his thesis: The Philosophy of the Internet. He graduated with a Doctor of Jurisprudence in 2005 from University of Houston Law Center where he served as the Research Editor for the Houston Journal of International Law and was a member of the Mock Trial Team.
Mr. Lewis was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 2005 and is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts of the Northern, Eastern, Southern, and Western Districts of Texas. Mr. Lewis is a Member of the American Bar Association, Houston Bar Association, Texas Young Lawyers Association, and the Houston Young Lawyers Association, serving as a chair of the annual Judiciary Cruise program from 2007 to 2009.
When not litigating, Mr. Lewis volunteers at the Shriners Hospital for Children as a member of the Hospital Driver’s Corps. Mr. Lewis is also active in the Houston community, serving as a Houston Stock Show and Rodeo Committeeman, Advisory Board for Oilfield Helping Hands, and as Assistant Legal Counsel for the Arabia Shrine Temple of Houston.
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|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||2005||01/19/2017|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Member||College of the State Bar of Texas||2016|
|Super Lawyer: Top Rated Construction Litigation Attorney||Texas Super Lawyers||2016|
|Rising Star||Texas Super Lawyers||2016|
|Member||College of the State Bar of Texas||2015|
|Houston Top Lawyer of 2015||Houstonia Magazine||2015|
|Legal Leaders Texas Top Rated Lawyers||ALM & Martindale-Hubbell||2015|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2015|
|Member||College of the State Bar of Texas||2014|
|AV Preeimment (Peer Review)||Martindale-Hubbell||2014|
|Member||College of the State Bar of Texas||2013|
|Managing Attorney||Law Offices of Colby Lewis||2015 - Present|
|Partner||Brown Sims, PC||2014 - 2015|
|Participating Associate||Brown Sims, PC||2013 - 2014|
|Associate||Brown Sims, PC||2011 - 2013|
|Senior Associate||Doyen Sebesta||2010 - 2011|
|Contract Attorney||Hughes, Watters & Askanase, LLP||2009 - 2010|
|Associate||Brown McCarroll||2008 - 2009|
|Attorney||Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP||2005 - 2008|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Houston Live Stock Show and Rodeo||Steer Auction Committeeman||2015 - Present|
|Houston Bar Association||Member||2006 - Present|
|Houston Young Lawyers Association||Member||2005 - Present|
|Houston Live Stock Show and Rodeo||Commiteeman: Gatekeepers||2007 - 2015|
|University of Houston||Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)||N/A||2005|
|University of Texas System, Austin||Philosophy and Political Science||Bachelor of Art, Plan One||2002|
|Transportation Seminar||Collateral Source Rule: A Look into Plaintiffs’ Creative Ways Around Tort Reform||2015|
|2015 CE Adjuster Seminar||Trial Techniques for Stowers and Bad Faith||2015|
|2015 CE Adjuster Seminar||The Science Behind Trucking Accidents||2015|
|Continuing Education Seminar||Trucking litigation: investigation, strategy and science||2014|
|Construction Seminar and Litigation Management Seminar||Practice Tips--Discovery||2014|
|Continuing Education Seminar||Personal Injury Protection Insurance and Litigation||2013|