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Languages spoken: English, Mandarin, Spanish, Japanese

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. DUI & DWI: 80%
  2. Speeding Ticket: 10%
  3. Criminal Defense: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Free consultation (15 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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    James is the epitome of an excellent trial lawyer: highest integrity, very experienced, dedicated to getting the best result for clients, and respected by everyone that knows him. As a fellow trial attorney, I have absolute trust and confidence in James, and I highly recommend him to anyone that wants to hire the best.

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Contact info

Law Off. of James B. Lewis

1177 Queen Street
James B. Lewis
Honolulu, HI, 96814-4138

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
HIActive200907/13/2016
MNAuthorized to practice199806/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Summer Session DUI Defense - Harvard Law SchoolNational College of DUI Defense2015
Summer Session DUI Defense - Harvard Law SchoolNational College of DUI Defense2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Offices of James B. Lewis1998 - Present
Public DefenderHennepin County Public Defender's Office2000 - 2003
AttorneyLegal Rights Center1998 - 2000
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
National College of DUI DefenseMember2013 - Present
Hawaii Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2010 - Present
Hawaii State Bar AssociationMember of the Bar2009 - Present
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMember of the Bar1998 - Present
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Hawaii at Manoa - William S. Richardson School of LawBusiness AdministrationMBA - Masters2006
University of Minnesota Law SchoolPublic PolicyMA - Masters1998
University of Minnesota Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
University of California - BerkeleyLegal StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts1993