Butler Snow is pleased to announce that E. Righton Johnson Lewis has joined the firm’s Atlanta office. Lewis will practice with the firm’s product liability, toxic tort and environmental litigation group.
Prior to joining Butler Snow, Lewis worked to defend product manufacturers against a variety of allegations including wrongful death and personal injury. Her experience also includes the representation of automobile manufacturers, highway product manufacturers and industrial, commercial and residential control manufacturers.
“Righton is a great addition to our firm and has extensive personal injury and property damage defense experience. We are fortunate to have her join our team,” said Donald Clark, Jr., chairman of Butler Snow.
Butler Snow’s product liability, toxic tort and environmental litigation attorneys defend tort litigation against companies doing business throughout the United States. They represent manufacturers, distributors and service providers from a broad range of industries, including aviation, automotive and trucking, firearms, agricultural chemicals and industrial chemicals. They handle cases involving a wide array of products, including recreational products, motor vehicles, all-terrain vehicles, motorcycles, highway products, personal watercraft boats, industrial machinery, hand tools, hand tool vibration cases, asbestos, silica, benzene, metal working fluids, tires, oil and gas product equipment and many other industrial and consumer products. Benchmark Litigation selected the firm as its 2018 “Product Liability Law Firm of the Year.”
Butler Snow’s trial attorneys are licensed to practice and have tried cases before state and federal trial courts and appellate courts throughout the country. Their reputation for successful outcomes serves their clients well during settlement negotiations.
Lewis received her undergraduate degree, cum laude, and Juris Doctor from the University of Georgia. She is licensed to practice in the Georgia Court of Appeals, the Georgia Supreme Court and the U.S. District Court of Georgia, northern, middle and southern districts. She is a member of the Georgia Bar Association and has been honored as a Georgia Super Lawyer.