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Robert F. Lewis

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Firm Name
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
633 W. 5th Street
Address 2
Suite 4000
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Los Angeles, CA 90071

Areas of Practice
Professional Liability & Malpractice
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633 W 5th St, Los Angeles, CA 90071, USA
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Bob Lewis is Chairman and Founding Partner of Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP. Established in 1979 with seven attorneys, Lewis Brisbois has since grown into a national, full-service law firm listed among the AmLaw 100 and ranked near the top of the Law360 400 list of the nation’s largest law firms. The firm currently employs more than 1,500 attorneys in 50+ cities across 30+ states with a global practice spanning more than 40 different legal practice areas for clients of all sizes in every major industry. The firm has also ranked #1 on Law 360’s Best Firms for Minority Attorneys list multiple times.

Mr. Lewis also serves as Chair of the Directors & Officers Coverage & Litigation Practice for the firm. He has more than fifty years of experience in the insurance defense field and has acted as both coverage and monitoring counsel in numerous class action lawsuits and security class action litigation. His practice focuses on complex civil litigation with substantial litigation experience in the areas of directors’ and officers’ liability, securities litigation, and professional liability.


“Advising and Defending Corporate Officers and Directors Under the New General Corporate Law,” CEB, 1977
“Liability Coverage Under the New Securities Laws,” USC Law Center 4th Annual Corporate Law and Finance Institute, 1976


Lectured at the Continuing Education of the Bar, USC Law Center - Fourth Annual Corporate Law and Finance Institute, 1976; and at the Continuing Education of the Bar, 13th Annual Federal Practice Institute panel list, June, 1990


American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)
International Association of Defense Counsel
Association of Southern California Defense Counsel
American Maritime Association
State Bar Resolution Committee, 1976, 1977 and 1978
Delegate to the State Bar, 1973-1978
Delegation Executive Committee, 1975-1977
Lawyer Delegate to the Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference, 1990-1993; 1998-2001
American Bar Association
Chancery Club




University of California Los Angeles School of Law
J.D., 1961

University of California Los Angeles
B.A., 1958

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Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP

633 W 5th St #4000, Los Angeles, CA 90071, USA

(213) 250-1800

4.4 out of 5 stars

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