Birmingham office: 205.980.5888
Huntsville office: 256.532.1957

Shelley Lewis

Partner

-1 years experience

Phone: 256.532.1957

Fax: 256.532.1958

About

Shelley enjoys running and traveling with family and friends. She often volunteers her time as a judge for various trial and moot court competitions. Shelley also enjoys helping her husband, Jorge, a Costa Rican native, run his Costa Rican tour agency, Planeta Vivo CR.

Practice Areas

Appellate advocacy, automobile litigation, insurance coverage

Education

  • B.A., Birmingham-Southern College (1999)
  • J.D., Cumberland School of Law, Samford University (2004)
Reported Cases & Notable Trials
Honors & Awards
Courts & Professional Associations

Notable Trials

  • Flowers v. Durham, CV-16-900203, Circuit Court of Madison County

  • Vick v. Waller, CV-05-221, Circuit Court of Blount County

  • Jewel v. Gill, CV-07-29, Circuit Court of Jefferson County

  • Calhoun v. Williams, CV-10-25, Circuit Court of Calhoun County

  • Wiggins v. Stewart, CV-10-900500, Circuit Court of Calhoun County

  • Caradine v. Peters, CV-06-3764, Circuit Court of Jefferson County

  • Smith v. Chestnut, CV-10-903560, Circuit Court of Jefferson County

  • Marshall v. Pruden, CV-09-903251, Circuit Court of Jefferson County

  • Smith v. Bumpers, CV-06-900008, Circuit Court of Calhoun County

  • Wilson v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Ins. Co., CV-09-900976, Circuit Court of Jefferson County (Birmingham Division)

  • Summer v. Townsley, CV-09-45, Circuit Court of Madison County

  • Bowen v. Huffman, CV-08-901957, Circuit Court of Jefferson County

  • Henley v. Hill, CV-09-63, Circuit Court of St. Clair County

  • Dotson v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, CV-09-280, Circuit Court of Jefferson County, Bessemer Division

  • Dawkins v. Marks, CV 07-900600, Circuit Court of Jefferson County

  • Bonner v. Myers, CV 06-5553, Circuit Court of Jefferson County

  • Rebecca Langley v. Chad Alexander and Safeway, CV 06-1160, Circuit Court of Jefferson County (Bessemer Division)

  • Jones v. Morgan, CV 06-174, Circuit Court of Blount County

  • Caffey v. State Farm, CV 06-1492, Circuit Court of Madison County

  • Laquetta R. Evans v. Jane M. Peel, CV 05-129, Circuit Court of Calhoun County

  • Hanson v. Kinney, CV 06-2853, Circuit Court of Jefferson County

  • Swann v. Fitzsimmons, CV 06-5856, Circuit Court of Jefferson County

  • Bennour v. Burgess, CV 15-90097, Circuit Court of Madison County (defense verdict)

  • McGuire v. Daniel, CV 14-900746, Circuit Court of Madison County (defense verdict)

  • Lafevor v. Barron, CV 10-901400, Circuit Court of Madison County ($400,000 offered before trial, jury verdict was $375,000)

  • Anderson v. Freeman, CV 12-900776, Circuit Court of Madison County (defense verdict)

  • Waskerwitz v. Wolfson, CV 12-550, Circuit Court of Madison County (defense verdict)

  • Williams v. Parsons, CV 12-900098, Circuit Court of Madison County (defense verdict)

  • Provens v. Andrews, CV 12-901079, Circuit Court of Madison County (defense verdict)

  • Williams v. Thomas, CV 15-901150, Circuit Court of Madison County - Premises Liability - Defendant’s Motion for Summary Judgment granted

  • Hardin v. Ennis, Circuit Court of Madison County - Auto accident - Defendant’s Motion for Summary Judgment granted based upon Alabama’s Volunteer Service Act, saved the client over $100,000

Professional

  • Recognized by The Alabama Jury Verdict Reporter as one of “the most prolific trial attorneys in Alabama” for 2009 and 2010.

  • Board Member for the Madison County Volunteer Lawyer Program

Cumberland School of Law

  • Henry Upson Sims Moot Court Board, Officer

  • Trial Advocacy Board, Member

  • Winner, Shores Moot Court Competition

  • Winner, Haley Federal Trial Competition

  • Winner, Negotiation Competition

  • National Negotiation Team

  • Scholar of Merit Award, Professional Responsibility

  • Recipient of Public Service Law Grant

  • Who’s Who Among American Law Students

  • Order of Barristers.

Birmingham-Southern College

  • Presidential Scholarship

Professional Associations

  • Board Member of the Julia Barbara Foundation, a non-profit with the mission of fighting to cure DIPG (brain stem tumors). DIPG normally occurs in children, is non hereditary, fast growing and currently incurable. Brain tumors are the leading cause of cancer related deaths in children ages 1-19.

  • Board Member of the Steven N. Sobat Foundation, a non-profit committed to fighting multiple myeloma through education, early diagnosis, novel treatments and patient support.

  • American Bar Association

  • Alabama State Bar Association

  • Huntsville Bar Association

  • Huntsville Volunteer Lawyers Program

  • Board Member for the Madison County Volunteer Lawyers Program

Courts

  • Admitted to practice in all state and appellate courts in Alabama, U. S.

  • District Court, Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama (2004)