Terry P. Lewis
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Terry P. Lewis

Terry P. Lewis

Direct Phone: (850) 425-5215
Email Address: [email protected]

  • Education

    • Florida State University College of Law, J.D., with honors, 1976
    • Florida State University, B.A., 1973

    Practice Areas

    • Mediation
    • Arbitration
    • Private Judging
    • Civil Litigation and Appeals

  • Admitted

    • The Florida Bar, 1976

    Public Service

    • Leon County Judge, 1988-1998
    • Circuit Judge, Second Judicial Circuit, 1998-2019

    Professional Recognition

    • Judge of the Year, Florida Law Related Education Association
    • Judge Harvey Ford Leadership Award
    • Trial Judge of the Year Award, American Board of Trial Advocates, Tallahassee Chapter

  • Professional Associations

    • Inns of Court
    • Justice Teaching Institute
    • Florida Court Education Council
    • Committee on Trial Court Performance and Accountability
    • Supreme Court Committee on Jury Instructions in Civil Cases
    • Founding Judge for Leon County Teen Court
    • Faculty at Florida Judicial College
    • College of Advanced Judicial Studies and Judicial Conference Education Program
    • Chair of the Education Committees for the County and Circuit Court Conferences
    • Dean of Florida College of Advanced Judicial Studies
    • Presenter for CLE Programs
    • Adjunct Professor at Florida State University, College of Law


    • Leadership Tallahassee
    • Leadership Florida
    • YMCA, Board of Directors
    • Tallahassee Rotary Club, President
    • Kids Voting, Special Consultant and Volunteer
    • Leon County Whole Child Project
    • Volunteer for High School
    • Collegiate and Law School Mock Trial Competitions
    • Drafted Mock Trial Case for 2004 National High School Mock Trial Competition