At Lewis Thomason, its greatest strength is its people. Lewis Thomason attorneys are seasoned litigators and professionals who come from a variety of backgrounds. They stand ready to address your immediate legal matters and serve as a complete source of legal and business advice. Lewis Thomason is based in Tennessee with a national presence and offers big-firm services without the inflated price tag.
Lewis Thomason clients come to the firm with an expectation of sound legal advice, innovative ideas and solid solutions. Clients stay with the firm because it delivers. Lewis Thomason has clients who have been with the firm for more than 50 years, and the firm’s attorneys are committed to building enduring relationships with new clients as well.
Lewis Thomason attorneys have extensive, practical experience in litigation and have represented many national and international clients. Most cases never make it to trial, and many lawyers rarely see the inside of a courtroom. The firm’s active and diverse caseload breeds attorneys who fearlessly push forward with litigation. And when necessary, Lewis Thomason attorneys have the vision to negotiate favorable settlements to better serve the client.
Lewis Thomason has a national Franchise Law practice and represents franchisees in many major United States chains. Lewis Thomason represents franchise companies, as well as those looking to set up a franchise. The firm also has extensive experience representing those in the entertainment industry, from artists to publishers. Lewis Thomason attorneys represent banks and companies in lending transactions and opinion letters. Unlike most countries, the United States generally has worldwide taxation and reporting requirements for tax residents here, including different requirements by state and local revenue agencies. To help clients navigate taxation, Lewis Thomason attorneys have extensive experience with international corporate and tax planning for foreign companies and individuals, including structuring, local counsel, and opinion work, as well as with compliance with the complex legal and tax provisions necessary for companies and individuals to operate here. The firm also has wide-ranging experience helping clients resolve and settle improper or missed foreign account filings, and they help plan for international and domestic estates.
Over the years, Lewis Thomason has grown to include numerous practice areas, and the firm is constantly expanding its scope of practice. Lewis Thomason continues to increase its proficiency in a variety of practice areas and is particularly focused on getting in front of legal trends in today’s digital age.