Winnifred Lewis’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and arbitration, including securities litigation and shareholder litigation. Winnie has been recognized in Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch 2021 and 2022 for commercial litigation in New York.

Prior to joining the firm, Winnie was an associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP.  She also served as a law clerk for The Honorable Henry B. Pitman of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Winnie graduated magna cum laude from Fordham University School of Law, where she was an Associate Editor of the Fordham Law Review.  She received her undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College.

Winnifred Lewis’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and arbitration, including securities litigation and shareholder litigation. Winnie has been recognized in Best Lawyers in…

Education

Fordham University School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2014); Dartmouth College (A.B., 2009)

Bar Admissions

New York State

International law firm Cohen & Gresser is pleased to announce that eight of its lawyers have been recognized in the 2022 edition of the Best Lawyers in America. Selection in the 28th edition of the guide is based entirely on peer-review surveys in which tens of thousands of leading lawyers evaluate their professional peers.

Five C&G attorneys have been recognized by their peers as a “Best Lawyer” in their practice areas:

  • Jonathan S. Abernethy – Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Thomas E. Bezanson – Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Litigation: Defense
  • Jason A. Brown – Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Mark S. Cohen – Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Evan Stewart – Litigation – Securities

Three C&G attorneys have been recognized as “Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch” in their practice areas:

  • Sharon L. Barbour – Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Winnifred A. Lewis – Commercial Litigation
  • Alexandra K. Theobald – Commercial Litigation

Mark S Cohen, Jonathan S Abernethy, Jason Brown, C Evan Stewart, and Thomas E Bezanson were recognized in The Best Lawyers in America‘s 2021 New York listings. Mark, Jonathan, and Jason were recognized for white collar criminal defense; Evan for securities litigation; and Tom for commercial litigation and product liability litigation defense. Additionally, Sharon L Barbour, Winnifred A Lewis, and Nicole Dhir were recognized in the New York list of The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch. Sharon was recognized for white collar criminal defense; Winnifred for commercial litigation; and Nicole for commercial litigation and securities litigation.