David G. Lewis

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David G. Lewis, a fifth generation Wyoming native, was born and raised in Cheyenne. He is widely known as an outstanding litigator and lawyer. David is strongly client-centered and has a winning record that is among the best in Wyoming. David has also achieved national recognition for litigating and winning complex and difficult cases.

Remaining close to his roots, David graduated from the University of Wyoming, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree and the Juris Doctor. Later, continuing his education abroad, David studied philosophy in Rome, Italy, at the University of St. Thomas and also studied at Rome’s Gregorian University. His classes were conducted in Latin, Italian, German and Spanish.

Professionally, David served in the Natrona County Prosecutor’s Office in Casper, Wyoming, ultimately serving as chief deputy. Moving into private practice, he was a partner with Brown, Drew, Apostolis, Massey and Sullivan representing high profile clients. In 1993, David established his practice in Jackson Hole. Well-regarded in the legal profession, David has been honored with Martindale-Hubbell's highest rating of "AV" which he has maintained since 1983. He is also listed in Martindale's Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.

A scholar with a deep interest in history and a love of the law, David is also known for his outstanding writing skills. These qualities, along with his demonstrated success as a trial lawyer and experience in negotiating commercial and other transactions, are major factors in his success. Above all, David has litigated countless claims and trials, resulting in thousands of hours in front of juries.

David lives in Jackson Hole with his wife Migs. They have two daughters, Halia and Gwen, both were educated in Jackson and went on to graduate from Dartmouth College. Halia is an attorney in New York City, Gwen works as a paralegal in New York City.

Areas of Practice (86)

  • General Civil Practice in all State and Federal Courts
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Banking Law
  • Business Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Oil and Gas Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Appellate Practice
  • White Collar Crime
  • Intellectual Property
  • Business Transactions
  • Real Estate
  • Natural Resources
  • Construction Law
  • Insurance
  • Internet Law
  • Employment Law
  • Trademarks
  • Trade Names
  • Accidents
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Commercial Vehicle Liability
  • Electrical Injury
  • Head Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Plaintiffs Personal Injury
  • Severe Burns
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Slip and Fall
  • Spinal Injury
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Third Party Wrongful Death
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Engineering Products Liability
  • Truck Accidents
  • Railroad Accidents
  • Train Derailments
  • Railroad Crossing Accidents
  • Industrial Accidents
  • Construction Accidents
  • Bus Accidents
  • Brain Injury
  • Airbag Injury
  • Seat Belt Injury
  • Hazardous Waste Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Driving While Intoxicated
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Directors and Officers Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Explosions
  • Gas Explosions
  • Employment Terminiation
  • Disability Discrimination
  • Discrimination
  • Race Discrimination
  • Age Discrimination
  • Sex Discrimination
  • Age Discrimination in Employment
  • Employment Disability Discrimination
  • Employment Discrimination
  • National Origin Discrimination
  • Pregnancy Discrimination
  • Workers Compensation
  • White Collar Fraud
  • Condemnation
  • Contracts
  • Easements
  • Hazardous Waste
  • Foreclosures
  • Land Use
  • Landlord and Tenant Law
  • Mechanics Liens
  • Quiet Title
  • Boundary Disputes

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
888-900-7035  Phone
307-739-8902  Fax
University Attended:
University of Wyoming, B.A., 1967
Law School Attended:
University of Wyoming, J.D., 1970
Year of First Admission:
1970, Wyoming
Teton County Bar Association; Wyoming State Bar; American Board of Trial Advocates (Advocate).
Birth Information:
Cheyenne, Wyoming, April 18, 1945
Reported Cases:
Anderson v. Louisiana-Pacific, 859 P.2d 85; Jung-Leonczynska v. Steup, 803 P.2d 1358; Wyoming Johnson v. Stag Industries, 662 P.2d 96; Ashland Oil Co. v. Jaeger, 650 P.2d 265; Siebert v. Fowler, 637 P.2d 255; Kopriva v. Union Pacific Railroad, 592 P.2d 711; North Finn v. D.L. Cook, 825 F. Supp. 278; Northern Gas Co. v. Sinclair, 592 P.2d 255; Anderson Highway Signs & Supply v. Close, 6 P.3d 123; Board of County Commissioners v. Bassett, 8 P.3d 1079; Rodriguez v. Casey, 50 P.3d 323; Brown v. Johnston, 85 P.3d 422; Piroschak v. Whelan, 106 P.3d 887; Pehle v. Farm Bureau Life Insurance Co., 397 F.3d 897; Dwan v. Indian Springs Homeowners Ass'n, 186 P.3d 1199; Belden v. Thorkildsen, 197 P.3d 148.

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
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  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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