Andrea Lewis, Fundraising Vice President
A member since 2011, Lewis has held various other fundraising roles in the Junior League, including as Vice President Elect, Deck the Palms Co-Chair. She also served on the Board of Directors.
Professionally, Andrea is an attorney at Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhardt & Shipley, PA. She has dedicated her career to seeking justice on behalf of those who have been wronged. She represents clients harmed by careless drivers, drunk drivers, defective products, harmful prescription drugs, and negligent health care providers. She was recently named one of The Best Lawyers in America in the field of personal injury. Before joining Searcy Denney, Andrea was a prosecutor with the Palm Beach County State Attorney’s Office, where she fought to protect our local citizens who had been the victims of serious crimes. She conducted over 75 jury trials, prosecuting murderers, rapists, sexual predators, armed robbers, and gang members, including many high profile matters.
Andrea was previously named the Young Lawyer of the Year by the Palm Beach County Bar Association. She has also been recognized by The National Trial Lawyers as Top 40 under 40 – an honor extended solely to the most qualified plaintiffs’ attorneys from each state who demonstrate superior qualifications.
Andrea is on the Palm Beach County Bar Association Board of Directors and she is the President of the Young Lawyers Section in Palm Beach County. She is a frequent speaker at local Bar Association events and recently served as a panelist at the county’s annual Bench Bar Conference. She enjoys dedicating her time out of the office to supporting the Junior League of the Palm Beaches and helping the victims of human trafficking.
Mrs. Lewis received two undergraduate degrees from Florida State University-Finance and Real Estate-and graduated with honors. She went on to attend the Florida State University College of Law and received her Juris Doctorate.