Managing Partner and Executive Committee Chair, Troutman Pepper
Stephen Lewis became Managing Partner of Troutman Pepper 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.
As part of LCLD's Leaders at the Front initiative, Stephen created a Leader's Pledge detailing his personal and organizational commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Read Stephen's pledge here.
Troutman Pepper’s diversity initiatives include 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.
In 2021, Troutman was named an LCLD Top Performer for the third consecutive year.
Joined LCLD 2009
Highlights of LCLD Participation
2022: Christopher Araujo; 2021: Thao Le; 2020: Wynter Deagle; 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
1L LCLD Scholars Program
2021: Caitlin Oh, Justin Tilghman, Camille Sanches, Zeina Safadi, Antony Nguyen, Esther Pai, Taylor Boyle, Taylor Henderson, Raymond Liang, Sara Zang, Susie Han, Andrew Nell; 2020: Kaytlan Anderson, Kara Cobb, Sara Lim, Karina Miranda, Daniel Towns, Jenny Ji, KhaosaraAkapolawal, Rosa Namgoong, Kate Souza, Gordon Willis, Xijia Yuan; 2019: Regina Tisdale, Alexandria Pritchett, Carmen Williams, Kayla Weldon, Kayla Watkins, Tolulope Olaniyan, Alexandra Hazday, Nerissa Bondoc, Elisabeth Ryan, Michael Howell, Namrata Kang; 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: 2020, 2019, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012
Annual Meeting (2020, 2018, 2015, 2014)
Leadership Summit (2019)
Member: Stephen Lewis