James W. Lewis

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  • Of Counsel at Lane Alton
  • Suite 220, Two Miranova Place, Columbus, OH 43215-7052
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Attorney Awards


Phi Alpha Delta. Member, Order of the Curia. Notes Editor, Capital University Law Review, 1974-1975. Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, 1975-1977. Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, 1977-1979. Director, Economic Crime Unit, Franklin County, 1979-1980. Special Counsel: Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney, 1980, 1983-1987; Noble County Prosecuting Attorney, 1988-1991. Former Member, Board of Trustees and Past President, National Society of Professional Insurance Investigators, 1993-1994. Recipient, Annual George A. Eisnaugle Award of the Ohio Chapter, International Association of Arson Investigators, 1991. Appointed by the Ohio Supreme Court as Commissioner on Board of Unauthorized Practice of Law, 2005—.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Arson and Insurance Fraud
  • Fire Insurance Defense
  • First Party Insurance Defense
  • Property Insurance Defense
  • Insurance Bad Faith Defense
  • International Business Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
614-228-6885  Phone
614-228-0146  Fax
University Attended:
George Washington University; The Ohio State University, B.A., 1969
Law School Attended:
Capital University, J.D., cum laude, 1975
Year of First Admission:
1982, U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit; 1978, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio; 1990, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio; 1975, Ohio; 1979, U.S. Supreme Court
Columbus (Member: Admission to the Bar Committee, 1978-1980; Professional Ethics and Grievance Committee, 1980-1987; Member, 1988-1994 and Chairman, 1992-1994, Judiciary Committee; Chairman, Law Day Committee, 1985) and Ohio State Bar Associations.
U.S. Army, 1st Lieutenant, Field Artillery (Panama Canal Zone, 1969-1972)
Birth Information:
Columbus, Ohio, October 31, 1947

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