Richard Q. Lewis, III: Lawyer with Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP

Richard Q. Lewis, III

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Sarasota,  FL  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • Corporate Law / Business Organizations
  • Estate Planning
  • Mergers and Acquisitions and Divestitures
  • Securities
  • Taxation
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Banking and Financial Institutions
Mailing AddressP.O. Box 49948, Sarasota, FL, 34230
University University of North Florida, B.A., 1999
Law SchoolNova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center, J.D., cum laude, 2002; Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M., Taxation, 2010
Admitted2003, Florida; 2010, District of Columbia; 2013, United States Tax Court

Professional and Community Affiliations
•Business Law Section, Sarasota County Bar Association, Chair
•Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation, Audit Committee Member
•Tax Section, American Bar Association and the Florida Bar
•Real Property, Trust and Estates Section of the Florida Bar
•J. Edgar Murdock Inn of Court, Washington, D.C., 2010
•St. Johns River State College, Adjunct Professor, Business Law I, Business Law II, and Legal Terminology
•Habitat for Humanity of St. Augustine/St. Johns County, Board Member, 2005-2006
•YMCA of St. Augustine, Board Member, 2007-2009
•Character Counts of St. Johns County, Board Member, 2006-2009
•St. Johns County Legal Aid, Volunteer Attorney, 2003-2009

BornJacksonville, Florida, October 5, 1975

Richard Q. Lewis, III's principal areas of practice are tax law, estate planning and administration and corporate law. Richard also represents business owners and their respective entities in corporate formation, governance, and transactions. In addition to advising clients on federal, state, and local tax issues, Richard offers extensive experience in tax litigation and controversies.

While in law school, Richard was named Associate Editor of the Nova Law Review and was a member of the Moot Court Society.

•Florida Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine 2009

News Releases
10.22.2014 Richard Q. Lewis, III Named Chair of Business Law Section of the Sarasota County Bar Association
10.22.2014 Richard Q. Lewis, III Named to Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation Audit Committee
04.10.2013 Richard Q. Lewis, III Published in Florida Bar Journal
11.23.2011 Richard Q. Lewis, III Presented to Metlife Insurance Company, Sarasota
07.08.2011 Richard Q. Lewis, III Joins Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP

Events and Presentations
04.22.2014 Effect of the 'New' 3.8% Medicare Contribution Tax on Trusts and Estates presented to Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation, Inc.
01.21.2014 “The Florida Revised Limited Liability Company Act” presented at Suncoast Technology Forum
11.11.2011 The Essentials of Successful Estate Planning


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Richard Q. Lewis, III

240 South Pineapple Avenue
SarasotaFL 34236


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