Lewis I. Askew Jr.
Lewis I. Askew Jr., Esq.
Areas of Practice
Complex Commercial Litigation
Mr. Askew’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and in particular, involves matters related to public and private construction and government contract disputes involving suretyship, construction, architecture, engineering, design, and procurement. Additionally, Mr. Askew provides contract drafting and negotiation services and counsel to businesses. Mr. Askew was included in the Washington, DC Construction Super Lawyer list between 2014 – 2022 and received the Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating between 2013 – 2016 a recognition of his professional excellence.
University of Maryland, B.S., Mechanical Engineering
Howard University School of Law, J.D., cum laude
Awards & Honors
2019 Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council Top 100 MBE Owner
Washington, DC Super Lawyers 2014 – 2017
Martindale Hubble AV Preeminent Rating 2013 – 2017
Professional Memberships and Affiliations
American Bar Association
National Bar Association
Virginia State Bar Association
District of Columbia Bar Association
American Public Transportation Association
Conference of Minority Transportation Officials
Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc.