William Lewis



Square_40GU40_Honorees_Lewis__William.jpgALUM_40Under40_Logo-white-01.pngWilliam B. Lewis
JD '08, MBA '09  |  Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Co-Managing Partner
Morgan & Morgan Business Trial Group
INDUSTRY: Legal Services


William B. Lewis is co-managing partner of the Morgan & Morgan Business Trial Group and manages the firm's West Palm Beach office.

William concentrates his practice on contingency-fee business litigation and has an established track-record of significant recoveries. Unlike most commercial litigators, he is an experienced trial attorney, having won jury trials, bench trials, and arbitrations in a number of venues throughout Florida.

William has been honored by U.S. News as one of The Best Lawyers in commercial litigation and professional malpractice. He has been recognized on multiple occasions as Florida Trend Magazine’s “Legal Elite,” as a Florida Super Lawyers "Rising Star," and as one of Palm Beach Illustrated’s “Top Lawyers.” He has also been a South Florida Business Journal 40 under 40 honoree.

William is currently the President of the University of Florida Law Alumni Council, and has served on its Board of Directors since 2014. He was appointed to multiple term on the Florida Bar’s Committee on Professionalism. He has been the chair of the Palm Beach County Bar Association’s Circuit Civil Court Committee and the Business Litigation Committee. William has spoken on issues involving business and securities litigation to groups such as the American Bar Association and the Florida Justice Association.

William graduated with honors from Colgate University, and received a JD and MBA with honors from the University of Florida, where he was a board member of the Florida Journal of Law and Public Policy.