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James Randall Lewis

James Randall Lewis

Trial Attorney at Frank Penney Injury Lawyers
  • Personal Injury, Products Liability
  • California
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Summary

James R. Lewis represents personal injury claimants and families of those who have suffered wrongful death. Mr. Lewis is a skilled trial attorney who handles cases through to verdict including investigation, discovery, ADR, expert discovery and trial. Clients consider Mr. Lewis knowledgeable, confident and firm in his approach. Admitted to practice in California and in several federal district courts, Mr. Lewis pursues justice for his clients in all venues. He is a member in good standing with the Sacramento and Placer County Bar Associations, the Capitol City Trial Lawyers Assoc. Mr. Lewis was selected again in 2018 as a Northern California Super Lawyer, and as a Top Attorney in Sacramento by Sacramento Magazine for four consecutive years (2015-2018).

Education
University of the Pacific
J.D. (2000) | Advocacy and Taxation
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Honors: Writer, and Editor of McGeorge Initiative Review Project.
University of California - Santa Barbara
B.A. (1997) | Political Science
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Honors: Graduated Cum Laude. Invitee to Senior Honors Thesis Progam, Dept. of Political Science. Asst. Editor and Sports Editor of La Cumbre. Peer Counselor, Dept. of Political Science.
Professional Experience
Trial Attorney
Law Offices of Frank D. Penney
- Current
Handling of personal injury and wrongful death cases from intake through trial including discovery, alternative dispute resolution, law and motion, expert discovery, trial and binding arbitrations.
Law Clerk
Brayton Purcell
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Specialized in all aspects of written discovery and law, and motion practice.
Awards
Northern California Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers
Top Attorneys in Sacramento
Sacramento Magazine
James R. Lewis was named again to Sacramento Magazine's Top Lawyers List for 2018. From the hundreds of personal injury attorneys in the Sacramento area, he was one of just 58 selected as a Top Lawyer. Professional Research Services surveyed the community to determine the top lawyers in 2018. Attorneys were nominated by their peers, and then carefully evaluated on the basis of the survey results, license status, and their current standing with the State Bar. Attorneys who received the highest number of votes in each specialty were selected to the list. This is the fourth consecutive year that Mr. Lewis was selected as a Top Lawyer!
Northern California Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers
Top Attorneys in Sacramento
Sacramento Magazine
James R. Lewis was named again to Sacramento Magazine's Top Lawyers List for 2017. Professional Research Services surveyed the community to determine the top lawyers in 2017. Attorneys were selected by nomination of their peers, and then carefully evaluated on the basis of the survey results, license status, and their current standing with the State Bar. Attorneys who received the highest number of votes in each specialty were selected to the list. This is the third consecutive year that Mr. Lewis was selected as a Top Lawyer!
Northern California Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers
Northern California Rising Star
Super Lawyers
For the third consecutive year, James R. Lewis was named as a Northern California Rising Star by Super Lawyers. Mr. Lewis joins an exclusive list of the top up-and-coming attorneys in Northern California for 2014. Attorneys selected for inclusion in the list of Super Lawyers and Rising Stars are nominated by their peers before undergoing "rigorous" evaluations in a number of areas of "peer recognition and professional achievement," according to Super Lawyers selection process. The objective, the magazine says, is to "create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys." Recognition is based on surveys of approximately 52,000 active lawyers in Northern California, independent research by Super Lawyers magazine, and review and recommendation by practice-area panels of top lawyers.
Northern California Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Northern California Rising Star
Super Lawyers
James R. Lewis was named as a Northern California Rising Star by Super Lawyers. Mr. Lewis joins an exclusive list of the top up-and-coming attorneys in Northern California for 2012. Attorneys selected for inclusion in the list of Super Lawyers and Rising Stars are nominated by their peers before undergoing "rigorous" evaluations in a number of areas of "peer recognition and professional achievement," according to Super Lawyers selection process. The objective, the magazine says, is to "create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys." Recognition is based on surveys of approximately 52,000 active lawyers in Northern California, independent research by Super Lawyers magazine, and review and recommendation by practice-area panels of top lawyers.
Lifetime Appointment
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Appointed to the exclusive membership of Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a collection of the best trial attorneys in the United States. Mr. Lewis joins an elite group of less than 200 California attorneys who have secured verdicts, settlements or awards for their client in excess of $1,000,000.00.
Professional Associations
Placer County Bar Association
Member
- Current
Activities: Active member in good standing.
Sacramento County Bar Association
Member
- Current
Activities: Active member in good standing.
Capitol City Trial Lawyer Association
Member
- Current
Activities: Active member in good standing.
California State Bar # 232248
Member
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
Federal Circuit
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
Additional Practice Areas
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Dog Bites
  • Wrongful Death
  • Car Accidents
Languages
  • Spanish: Spoken
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Website
Frank Penney Injury Lawyers - Attorney Profile
Contact & Map
Main Office
1544 Eureka Rd
Suite 120
Roseville, CA 95661
USA
Telephone: (916) 788-1960
Fax: (916) 788-1970
Solano County Office
1652 W. Texas Street
Fairfield, CA 94533
USA
Telephone: (707) 422-1900
Sacramento Office
333 University Avenue
Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95825
USA
Telephone: (916) 756-0772