Dionna Maria Lewis

Dionna Maria Lewis

Your Employment Lawyer at Tully Rinckey PLLC
  • Employment Law, Civil Rights, Business Law
  • Maryland
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Summary

Dionna Maria Lewis is a Labor & Employment Associate at the Washington, D.C. office of The Fay Law Group PLLC, where she manages an active litigation docket of nationwide and local cases in all areas of employment and employment-related disputes. Prior to joining the Fay Law Group PLLC, Ms. Lewis completed a judicial clerkship with the Honorable John F. McCabe, Jr. at the D.C. Superior Court and was fair lending counsel at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) in the Office of Fair Lending and Equal Opportunity. At the CFPB, Ms. Lewis investigated fair lending risks and civil rights violations at some of the nation’s largest financial institutions and served American consumers by ensuring compliance with federal antidiscrimination consumer laws. Ms. Lewis is a proud native of Washington, D.C. and is an alumna of the University of Virginia, where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Philosophy and History. In addition to earning her Juris Doctor from Drake University Law School, Ms. Lewis obtained an LL.M. in Litigation and Dispute Resolution from the George Washington University Law School. While at UVA, Dionna studied abroad with the Semester At Sea program where she sailed around the world on a ship for a semester studying in nine countries spanning Africa, Asia, and Europe. While at Drake Law, Ms. Lewis obtained a Student Practice License from the Iowa Supreme Court and litigated over 20 bench trials, won a criminal jury trial, and represented a client in mediation. Ms. Lewis also studied international law and European legal systems in Nantes, France. Evidenced by her recognition from the National Bar Association as a 2014 “Top 40 Under 40 Trailblazer,” Ms. Lewis has managed to artfully commit herself to professional growth, legal community leadership, and serving the community at large. Currently, Ms. Lewis is the Regional Director of the National Bar Association; Vice Chair of the Washington Bar Association Young Lawyers Division;

Practice Areas
  • Employment Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Business Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Maryland
Professional Experience
Senior Associate
Tully Rinckey, PLLC
- Current
Senior Associate
Fay Law Group PLLC
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Judicial Law Clerk
DC Superior Court
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Counsel, Office of Fair Lending & Equal Opportunity
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
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Education
The George Washington University Law School
LL.M. / Litigation & Dispute Resolution (2012)
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Drake University Law School
J.D. (2011)
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University of Virginia
B.A. / Philosophy, History (2008)
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Awards
Spotlight on Leadership
American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
Young Lawyer of the Year
Washington Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
40 Under 40 Trailblazer
National Bar Association
Professional Associations
Maryland State Bar Association
Member
Current
Caucus 100
Executive Director
- Current
Washington Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
Chair
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Washington Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
Vice Chair
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National Bar Association
Regional Director, Region XII
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Women's Bar Association of the District of Columbia
Litigation Forum Co-Chair
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Greater Washington Area Chapter of the Women Lawyers Division
Social & Fundraising Chair
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Washington Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
Professional Development Chair
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National Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
Membership Chair
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Website
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Contact & Map
Tully Rinckey, PLLC
815 Connecticut NW, Suite 720
Washington, DC 20006
USA
Telephone: (202) 375-2213