Scott Foster Lewis

Scott Foster Lewis

Member
Location:
West Hartford, Connecticut
Phone:
866-697-2576
860-881-2719
Fax:
860-521-4500
Email:

Mr. Lewis earned his Juris Doctorate Degree from Suffolk University Law School in Boston, Massachusetts (1981) and obtained a Diploma from the National Institute of Trial Advocacy (1995). He received his Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut (1976). Mr. Lewis is a member of the Hartford County, Connecticut and American Bar Associations. He is also a member of the American Association for Justice and the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association. He has lectured at Quinnipiac University, Morse School of Business and the People's Law School. He is former counsel to the Connecticut Psychological Association and the Connecticut Optometric Associations. Attorney Lewis has tried countless cases to fruition, including wrongful deaths and medical malpractice claims, and he was one of the plaintiffs' lawyers in TWA Flight 800.

Mr. Lewis is actively involved in his community. He is President of the Trinity Club of Hartford, and Vice President and Secretary of Congregation Beth Israel, one of the largest Reform Jewish Synagogue's in New England. He chairs its Cemetery Committee, which requires him to be intellectually serious and emotionally sensitive. Mr. Lewis is an avid road cyclist and mountain biker. He holds memberships in the Connecticut Bicycle Coalition and the New England Mountain Bike Association. Mr. Lewis has been trained as a first responder and was formerly a member of the New Mountain Bike Patrol, a first aid response program for mountain bikers who are injured on the trail. He is a former Commissioner of the Natural Resource Commission for the Town of Avon and was instrumental in his town's adopting and constructing a Rails-to-Trails project. Prior to commencing his law career Attorney Lewis worked for Travelers Insurance Company in Hartford, Connecticut and Boston, Massachusetts and was trained in adjusting.

Mr. Lewis is married to his wife, Heidi, who is also an attorney. They have two children.

Mr. Lewis believes in his clients and understands that their legal matters concern quality of life issues. He makes himself available to them and listens to their concerns in order to properly address their legal needs. Mr. Lewis is dedicated to practicing the highest quality of law and fighting hard to achieve the desired results. He is BV rated by Martindale-Hubble's Peer Review Rating Service, an objective indicator that a lawyer has the highest ethical standards and professional ability.

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 1981
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 1981

Education

  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 1981
  • Trinity College
    • B.A. - 1976
    • Major: Psychology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 1995 - Present
  • Hartford County Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Litigation, Medical/Legal, Real Estate, Commercial Sections, Member
  • American Bar Association, Litigation and Real Estate Sections, Member
  • The American Association for Justice, Member
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association