Managing Partner, Troutman Sanders LLP


Stephen Lewis is a top business lawyer who now oversees the strategic activities of this global firm. He is a Super Lawyer for mergers and acquisitions, was named a Georgia Trend Legal Elite, and won the Atlanta Business Leader IMPACT award in 2010.

Troutman Sanders’ diversity initiatives inclue a women’s forum, a parents’ group, diversity recruiting, and domestic partner benefits. The firm was a pilot participant in the Street Law Legal Diversity Program and received a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index. 

Joined LCLD 2009

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated:
2017: Nicole A. Edmonds; 2016: Keith Jerrod Barnett; 2015: Mamta K. Shah; 2014: Anthony D. Greene; 2013: Clarence Y. Lee; 2012: Prashant K. Khetan; 2011: Alison A. Grounds

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2016: Sofia Jeong, Jon Nomura 

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted: 
2017: Caroline Diaz, Jóna Mays, Jebril Reeves; 2016: Camille Grant, Dascher Pasco, Anthony Pascua, Frederick Tippett, Brittney Williams; 2012: Agustina Bacce, Varen Moore

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

Annual Meeting (2015, 2014) 


Member: Stephen Lewis

Diversity Professional: Sallie Daniel 

Communications: Sallie Daniel