Russell W. Lewis IV

Russell Lewis is an aggressive, results-driven attorney, dedicated to providing help to those who have been injured or experienced loss due to the negligent or wrongful acts of others.  Russell’s practice is primarily focused on nursing home negligence, medical malpractice and catastrophic injury litigation.  Through verdicts and settlements over the course of his career, Russell has recovered millions of dollars on behalf of his clients.  Appreciating his trial advocacy and dedication to advancing his clients’ causes, his peers elected him to serve on the Executive Committee and Board of Governors for the Tennessee Association for Justice – formerly known as the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association.  Russell has had the honor of representing clients throughout the United States in both state and federal courts.

EDUCATION AND HONORS:

Juris Doctor: University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee

  •  Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence in Legal Methods
  •  CALI Award for Professional Responsibility

Master of Business Administration: Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, Tennessee

Bachelor of Science in Finance: Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, Tennessee

PRACTICE AREAS:

  • Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
  • Medical Negligence
  • Wrongful Death
  • Serious Personal Injury Litigation
  • Vaccine Injuries
  • Securities Fraud
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Mass Tort Litigation
  • Products Liability

ADMISSIONS AND AFFILIATIONS:

  • State Bar of Tennessee
  • State Bar of Kentucky
  • State Bar of Illinois
  • State Bar of Pennsylvania
  • State Bar of Florida
  • United States Court of Federal Claims
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee
  • American Association for Justice
  • Tennessee Association for Justice – Executive Committee and Board of Governors
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Kentucky Justice Association
  • Memphis Bar Association