Barbara's
Professional Experience

Barbara is an Associate at Clarke Silverglate. A long time Miami resident, Barbara received her J.D. with honors from the University of Miami School of Law. While in law school, Barbara interned with the United States Department of Homeland Security and placed second at an international commercial arbitration competition conducted entirely in the Spanish language.

Before joining Clarke Silverglate, Barbara practiced at a complex litigation boutique, where her practice concentrated primarily on multi-state class action litigation in matters involving allegations of fraud and unfair business practices. Barbara also has experience defending employers against a variety of discrimination and wrongful termination lawsuits. Barbara practices employment law and general commercial litigation at Clarke Silverglate.

Education
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Education

  • J.D., University of Miami School of Law, cum laude, 2015
  • B.A. (Government), University of Virginia, with Honors, 2012
Bar Admissions
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Bar Admissions

  • Florida Bar 2015
Court Admissions
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Court Admissions

  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
Awards & Recognitions
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Awards & Recognitions

  • University of Miami School of Law Dean’s List
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Legal Communication and Research I
  • Dean’s Certificate of Achievement in Legal Communication and Research I
  • University of Miami School of Law International Moot Court Program, Second Place, Moot Madrid
Publications
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Publications

  • Amending Rule 23: Modernizing Class Notice and Debunking Bad-Faith Objectors, Federal Litigation Section of the Federal Bar Association (SideBAR), Spring 2017
  • Lawsuits Target Hidden Fees, Pass-Through Charges, The Daily Business Review, July 2016

 

Languages
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Languages

  • Spanish (Fluent)

Do the best you can in every task, no matter how unimportant it may seem at the time. No one learns more about a problem than the person at the bottom. 

Sandra Day O’Connor

Get to Know
Barbara Lewis

Barbara was born in Cuba.

A few things she likes

Traveling to new places

Salsa dancing

Interior decorating

Cooking new recipes

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