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At Lewis and Associates, P.A.,

Criminal Defense

is a family business.  The extensive experience that we bring to court will be one of your best assets if you have been charged with a crime. scott lewis minneapolis dui attorney Our experienced

defense attorneys

have combined over 35 years of experience in Criminal Defense of State and Federal charges.  We provide vigorous defense representation for felonies, gross misdemeanors, misdemeanors and all other related matters including probation violations.

Scott Lewis

criminal defense attorney minneapolis mn

Scott Lewis graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1986 with a degree in Criminology.  Scott attended Hamline Law School and graduated with honors in 1989.

Scott has practiced Criminal Defense his entire legal career with an emphasis on DUI and Drug Charges.  He has tried and won numerous acquittals for his clients in both State and Federal Court.

Scott has also provided criminal defense services for people charged with assaults, obstruction of justice, sex crimes, electronic crimes, theft crimes and virtually every other type of criminal charge.

Scott also has extensive experience in dealing with forfeitures and seizures associated with both DWI and Drug cases with an extremely high success rate of getting the property returned to the owner.

Scott has represented clients throughout the State of Minnesota.  Scott is very familiar with all of the Courts and most of the Judges in the 7 county Twin City area.

Scott lives in Golden Valley Minnesota with his wife and two children.  His hobbies include traveling, boating and sports.  In the summers, he often can be found on the river in his boat when not in his office or in Court providing a vigorous criminal defense for his clients.

Lewis and Associates, PA was founded by Jerome (Jerry) Lewis RIP 2014.  He received his undergraduate degree at the University of Minnesota and graduated in 1955.  Jerry attended the University of Minnesota Law School and graduated in 1957.  he worked with the Metro Transit Bus Company for fifteen years as a trial attorney achieving the status of Vice President of the Legal Department.

Throughout the 1960’s, Jerry also was an adjunct professor at William Mitchell School of Law.  Since 1972, he has practiced exclusively criminal defense with an emphasis on

Drug Cases

.  Jerry gained acquittals in both State and Federal Court for hundreds of clients over his fifty four year career.  He was extremely well known throughout the legal community by Judges, Prosecutor’s, Defense Attorneys, as well as all Court Personal.  Some of Jerry’s partners and collegues are now sitting Judge’s throughout the State of Minnesota.  He had a reputation of being one of the original Premier Criminal Defense Attorney‘s, with an emphasis on Drug and

DWI

Cases.

Jerry had negotiated hundreds of favorable settlements for his clients over his extensive career.  He has a very broad range of knowledge of criminal law, including the development of current trends in criminal law throughout the numerous years of his practice.

Jerry lived in Minneapolis.  His hobbies included traveling, as well as spending time with his four grandchildren.