Richard B. Lewis
Richard Lewis was born in Clarksdale, Mississippi, June 15, 1953; admitted to bar, 1980, Mississippi; also admitted to practice before U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Mississippi; Mississippi Supreme Court.
Preparatory education, Delta State University (B.A., 1976); legal education, University of Mississippi School of Law (J.D., 1980). Fraternity: Phi Delta Phi.
Honor Societies: Omicron Delta Kappa; Phi Alpha Theta; Pi Gamma Mu. City Prosecutor, Clarksdale, Mississippi, 1980-89.
Listed In, The Best Lawyers in America, 2001.
Member: Coahoma County Bar Association; Mississippi Bar Association; Mississippi Association for Justice; American Association for Justice; Mississippi Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys; American Association of Premier DUI Attorneys; National Trial Lawyers Association; Top 100 Lawyers; National College for DUI Defense; Member of Mississippi Public Defenders Association; Member of the National Public Defenders Association; Served as Head Public Defender for Coahoma County in the Eleventh Circuit Court Judicial District of Mississippi since 2000.
AV Preeminent Rating with Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Law Directory.