Managing Partner, Troutman Sanders LLP


Stephen Lewis became Managing Partner of Troutman Sanders in 2011 after serving as Chair of the firm’s corporate law practice. He also serves on the boards of the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, Junior Achievement of Georgia, and Leadership Atlanta. In 2010, Stephen 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:
2019: David Archuleta; 2018: Mark Mao; 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:
2018: Whitney Pulliam Loughran; 2016: Sofia Jeong, Jon Nomura 

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted: 
2018: Leilani Bartell, Tzerina Dizon, Analilia Gomez, Elijah Ian McGonnaugh; 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: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

Annual Meeting (2018, 2015, 2014) 


Member: Stephen Lewis

Diversity Professional: Lynda Blair, Hollister Hill

Communications: Michael Dabrowa