Overview

Chelsea A. Lewis has experience in a wide range of employment and labor law matters, including discrimination, retaliation, and wage and hour issues. She represents domestic and multinational employers in connection with claims in both state and federal courts.

Prior to joining Littler, Chelsea was a litigation associate at a boutique labor and employment firm where she participated in multiple jury trials and handled numerous proceedings before federal and state courts and administrative agencies, such as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Florida Commission on Human Relations.

During law school, Chelsea interned with the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Florida and worked in her school’s employment rights clinic. She also interned with the Hon. David Weingarten, First Justice of Boston Municipal Court, Roxbury Division and was selected to travel to Dubai as a part of the Dubai Legal Scholars program.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

American Bar Association

Member

Diversity and Inclusion Committee

Florida Bar

2018-present

Member

Special Ad Hoc Committtee on Diversity

Florida Bar

2018-present

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Alpha Alpha Beta Omega Chapter

2019-present

Recognition

Selected, Dubai Legal Scholars Program

Boston University School of Law

Recipient, Public Interest Project Grant

Boston University School of Law

Recipient, Outstanding Undergraduate Leadership Award

University of Florida

Named, Association of Black Alumni Scholar

University of Florida

Named, Anderson Scholar

University of Florida

Recipient, JCPenny Marketing Scholarship

University of Florida

Recipient, Florida Academic Scholars Award

University of Florida

Education

  • J.D., Boston University School of Law, 2014
  • B.S./B.S., University of Florida, 2011

Bar Admission

Florida
District of Columbia

Courts

  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida