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Education: 

  Masters of Laws (LL.M.) in Taxation

       University of Florida  (1991)

 Juris Doctor (J.D.) (Law)

      University of Mississippi  (1989)

            Casenote Chairperson -

                Mississippi Law Journal

            Member Moot Court Board & Phi Delta Phi 

 Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.)

      In Accounting, Magna Cum Laude

            Delta State University   (1986) 

            Phi Kappa Phi, Delta Mu Delta &

            Pi Gamma Mu Academic Honor Societies

Professional History:

Lewis Law Office, P.A. was founded in 1998 by Kay Lewis to provide dedicated counsel and highly personal service to individuals and businesses and their families. Having practiced law over 25 years, she strives to provide the highest quality of legal service with consideration of the client’s desires for legal, tax and financial planning, including lifetime and estate gifting. Kay Lewis has frequently lectured on topics including, Estate Planning, Federal and State Taxation, Corporations, and Estates, Wills and Trusts.

Practicing tax preparation and accounting prior to her law career, she became a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in 1990 in Mississippi and in 1997 in Florida.

Now practicing law in Southeast Florida, Kay Lewis previously practiced law in Jackson, Mississippi, following an internship as a prosecutor with the Leflore County District Attorney’s Office, Greenwood, Mississippi. While in Mississippi Kay Lewis served as President of the Mississippi Women Lawyers Association (1994-1995), and as Vice-President, Jackson Chpt., American Society of Women Accountants (1995-1996). Since relocating to Florida, Kay Lewis served on the Board of Directors of Hope Women's Centers from 2006-2010 and also served as a Volunteer Guardian Ad Litem for the 17th Judicial Circuit in Broward County, Florida from 1999-2016.

Member:

American Bar Association 

The Florida Bar 

Tax Section of the Florida Bar 

Florida Association of Women Lawyers

The Christian Legal Society 

Mississippi Bar Association

American Society of Women Accountants

Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants 

National Assoc. of Professional Women


Areas of Practice
Estate & Gift Planning
Wills & Trust Agreements
Tax Law and Tax Planning
Powers of Attorney & Living Wills
Planned/Charitable Giving
Corporations & Business Contracts
Limited Liability Companies
Partnerships & Joint Ventures
Consulting with Financial Advisors
Tax Return Preparation & Opinions

In accordance with Florida Bar Rules we inform you that listing of an area of practice does not constitute certification, specialization or expertise therein. The selection and hiring of an attorney is an important decision and should not be taken without care and consideration of your legal needs.

Licensed to practice law in: 
 
 Florida (all courts) (1996)
 
 United States Tax Court (1991) 
 
U.S. Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit (1989)  
 
 U.S. District Court, ND of Mississippi (1989)
 
 U.S. District Court, SD of Mississippi (1989)
 
 Mississippi (all courts) (1989)