Lewis J. Levey

Lewis J. Levey

Managing Senior Partner
Location:
Miami, Florida
Phone:
305-672-5007
Fax:
305-672-0470
Email:

Lewis J. Levey, Managing Senior Partner of the Firm, is a graduate of the University of Miami School of Law and has been active as a trial lawyer in the State of Florida since 1987. Mr. Levey served as the 2007-2008 President of the University of Miami School of Law Alumni Association and remains active with the Law School and UM Alumni Association. He is a member of the Dade County Bar, American Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, and is Past President of the Coral Gables Bar Association. He is a member of the Florida Bar, the Federal Bar of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, the Federal Bar of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida and is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit. Mr. Levey served as an arbitrator in the Eleventh Circuit's Fee Arbitration Committee and is also a member on the Board of Arbitrators for the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) and Financial Industry numerous securities cases and attorney's fees disputes. Mr. Levey has served on the Professional Committee of the Dade County Bar Association and has been a member of the Federalist Society, the Hoeveler-Spellman Inns of Court, Big Brothers Big Sisters Committee of 100, and the Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity. Mr. Levey served as the International Vice President of the Greater Miami and Broward Chapter of the American Jewish Committee from 2002 to 2008 and has been President of the Venetian Chabad since 2003. Mr. Levey has twice chaired the Immigration and Naturalization Ceremony scheduled each December in Miami-Dade County.

 

Areas of Practice

  • Business & Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation & Appeals
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Judgement Enforcement and Collections

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 1987
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1992
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Southern District of Florida, 1995

Education

  • University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1986
  • Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    • B.B.A. - 1982
    • Major: Finance
    • Major: Marketing

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • University of Miami School of Law Alumni Association, President, 2007 - 2008
  • Coral Gables Bar Association, President, 1996 - 1997 Member, 1987-Present
  • American Bar Association, Member, 1987-Present
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member, 1987 - Present
  • Dade County Bar Association, Member, 1987 - Present
  • Federal Trial Bar, Member, 1992-Present
  • Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (National Association of Securities Dealers), Member, Board of Arbitrators, 1990 - Present
  • Commercial Law League of America , Member
  • Eleventh Circuit, Arbitrator, Fee Arbitration Committee
  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, Member
  • American Jewish Committee, International Vice President, Greater Miami and Broward Chapter, 2002 - 2008
  • Immigration and Naturalization Ceremony, Miami-Dade County, Chair, 1999 and 2000

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Alpha Delta
  • Tau Epsilon Phi