Marjorie Marie Lewis

Marjorie Marie Lewis

Marjorie Marie Lewis

Partner
Location:
Columbia, Missouri
Phone:
573-442-1660
Fax:
573-874-8961
Email:

Marjorie Lewis graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law in 1994 where she was a member of the Law Review. She is a member of the Construction, Real Estate and Employment Law Sections of the Missouri Bar and is a member of the Boone County Bar Association (President 2016 - 2017). Marjorie is also admitted to practice in the U.S. Eastern and Western Districts Courts of Missouri. She provides representation in litigation and transactional matters in the areas of construction, development, real estate, employment, business, land use and other matters and acts as general counsel for various businesses. She has successfully represented clients in federal and state court litigation matters, including acting as lead counsel during trial and in subsequent appeals. She further represents clients in front of the City Council, Board of Adjustment and Planning and Zoning Commission. Marjorie is a licensed real estate broker and has been a speaker on employment and real estate issues.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Employment Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Business Law
  • Estate Planning

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, 2016
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 1994

Education

  • University of Missouri Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri
    • J.D. - 1994
  • University of Washington - Seattle
    • B.A. - 1990
    • Major: Politcal Science

Published Works

  • Ch. 15, Federal and State Tax Liens and Other Statutory Liens, Missouri Real Estate Practice (Mo Bar 5th Ed.)
  • Co-Author, Ch. 24, Actions for Fraud Under Missouri Probate Code, II Mo. Estate Administration (Mo. Bar 5th)
  • Stepping Up & Stepping Out, The New Lawyer Experience, Employment Law in Practice, Missouri Bar 2009

Representative Cases

  • Kiesling v. Andrews, 273 S.W.3d 67 (Mo. App. W.D. 2008)
  • Grau Contracting, Inc. v. Captiva Lake Investments, LLC, 429 S.W.3d 472 (Mo. App. S.D. 2014)

Classes/Seminars

  • Stepping Up & Stepping Out, The New Lawyer Experience, Employment Law in Practice, Missouri Bar 2009
  • Title Workshop, From Examination to Commitment, Remedies to Resolve Boundary Line Problems, NBI 2015

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating, 2016 - 2019

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Boone County Bar Association, 1997 - 2019
  • Missouri Bar, 1994 - 2019

Ancillary Businesses

  • Real Estate broker