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Adam Lewis

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Adam joined Arnold & Itkin in 2014 as a law clerk, bringing with him a passion and acumen for pursuing justice for our clients. Since he started, Adam has assisted in various matters, including several jury trials. Adam joined us as an attorney in May 2016.

"I believe that perseverance, zealous representation, and a willingness to fight for and stand up for what is right are some of the core principles of a great lawyer. These are the principles that every lawyer at Arnold & Itkin instills into the representation of our clients to obtain the justice they deserve."

Biography

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Adam Lewis was born in Clear Lake, Texas. As his father worked his entire career in the oil and gas industry, Adam grew up living in Texas, Louisiana, Nigeria, Scotland, and England. After graduating high school in England, he returned to Texas to attend college at Texas Tech University.

At Texas Tech, he studied History and Political Science before graduating in 2008. Following college, Adam returned to Houston, Texas, where he worked in various fields within the legal industry, including pharmaceutical litigation, as well as litigation support and technology.

Following his work in Houston, Adam moved to Park City, UT, where he worked in the legal department of a nationwide commercial trucking company focused on intermodal transportation. This provided Adam extensive knowledge in the field of commercial trucking, including the various rules and regulations applicable to commercial carriers, as well as their operators. These various work experiences instilled in Adam his love of the law and helping others and inspired him to pursue a law degree at South Texas College of Law where he graduated cum laude.

Adam's practice focuses primarily on matters involving catastrophic personal injury, maritime and offshore cases, commercial vehicle cases, premises liability, and wrongful death. He is licensed to practice law in Texas and Louisiana. Outside of work, Adam enjoys spending time with his wife Sarah and traveling. Adam is also an avid fan of the Houston Astros, Texans, and, most of all, Texas Tech football.

Our Clients Are More Than Cases

Stories About the Lives That We've Helped

  • “What I feel is that he never considered me as a number, never looked at me as a number. He looked at me as a person, as an individual who needs help, who needs guidance.” - Mildred Solar Cortes
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  • “You can tell they care, you know, the way they handle you, the way they talk to you, things they are concerned about: your family, your needs. It was awesome.” - Shawn Thomas
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  • “I really feel like Arnold & Itkin brought justice to my family. Not only my family but many other families. It was just unreal how tirelessly they worked.” - Terry Yount
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  • “They told me they were pretty much going to handle everything, I wasn’t going to have to worry about anything—which they held up to that. Just knowing that they were going to do everything that they could to make sure that they find out the truth, to make sure we were taken care of for life.” - Tinisha Thomas
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  • “The people at Arnold & Itkin are great because anytime that I called or needed anything, it wasn’t a hesitation. Whatever I needed, they gave it to me, they made sure I had it. Just one call, and they were there to do it.” - Desmond Calloway
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  • “This firm has impacted every aspect of my life, past, present, future. They pulled off some miracles. They stood up for me when nobody else would.” - Christopher Devall
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  • “I felt like family because they were there to listen and hear—not just brush you off because 'you're just a client.' They let me know when I met them that everything was going to be all right.” - Veronica Sowell
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Case Results

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  • $171Million One of the Largest Confidential Settlements in History Arnold & Itkin worked over the course of several years to represent clients in a case that many other law firms turned down. In the end, we were able to obtain a record-setting confidential settlement of $171 million.
  • $39.7Million Record Verdict Won for Victim of Industrial Accident Attorneys Kyle Findley, Kala Sellers, and Adam Lewis obtained a record $39.744 million verdict on behalf of a client who was burned in a severe dust fire and explosion at a plywood plant in Corrigan, TX.
  • $12.6Million Settlement Reached for Injured Plant Worker Arnold & Itkin won a massive settlement for an industrial worker who lost both of his legs in a workplace accident. The company, after months of delays and appeals, finally settled with our team—allowing him and his family to move forward in peace.
  • $12.5Million Settlement Negotiated for Family of Man Killed by Fallen Power Line Arnold & Itkin LLP obtained a large settlement for the family of a man who was electrocuted by a downed power line. The accident occurred because the electrical company failed to inspect its own equipment, ultimately causing in our client’s death. We settled the case three weeks before trial.
  • $9Million Record Settlement Reached Days Before Trial Attorneys Kurt Arnold, Caj Boatright, Tara Arnold, and Adam Lewis represented a client who had been trying to reach a settlement on their own for years. Our firm took on the case and was able to achieve a $9 million settlement just days before trial, despite the fact that the defendant’s last settlement offer was only $100,000.
  • $5.5Million Settlement Obtained for a Family Who Tragically Lost a Loved One Our legal team fought hard to recover a fair settlement on behalf of a family who lost a father and husband after he was involved in a fatal elevator accident. We recovered $5.5 million on their behalf.
  • $4.97Million Settlement Reached for Orthopaedic Injury Victim Our team worked to represent a client who was severely injured while working at a chemical plant. He was performing construction and maintenance work at the time of the incident. In the end, our firm was successful in settling the case for $4.97 million.
  • $4.15Million Settlement Obtained Within Months for Injured Worker Arnold & Itkin attorneys negotiated a settlement on behalf of a Texas worker who was injured in a workplace accident. His injuries required numerous surgeries, including a neck surgery. We are proud to have secured his future so quickly.
  • $3.7Million Settlement Reached for Client Injured in Plant Explosion We settled a case on behalf of a client who sustained burns and other serious injuries after a Louisiana plant explosion
  • $3.57Million Significant Settlement Obtained for Explosion Victim Our attorneys represented a man from Louisiana who was injured during a turnaround job. After a severe industrial accident, our client suffered injuries to his back, neck, and shoulder. We recovered $3.57 million.
  • $3.5Million Multimillion-Dollar Settlement Recovered for Victims of Badly-Designed Safety Barriers Arnold & Itkin LLP obtained a multimillion-dollar settlement for multiple clients who were injured when they were struck by a motor vehicle while sitting inside a restaurant. Ultimately, we found that the defendants didn’t install adequate safety barriers, which led to our clients’ grievous injuries.
  • $3.3Million Settlement Achieved for Injured East TX Man Arnold & Itkin attorneys represented a man who was injured when a plant explosion caused him to fall and herniate a disc in his back. Workers’ compensation denied the claim. We took on the case and were able to help him achieve the best possible medical care and reached a $3.3 million settlement on his behalf.
  • $3.3Million Multi-Million Settlement Reached for Man Unable to Return to Work While working at a plant, our client sustained a serious back injury. One that was severe enough to make it impossible for him to return to work. We eventually secured $3.3 million on his behalf.
  • $3.3Million Settlement Reached for Man Hurt in Plant Explosion Our attorneys helped recover a $3.3 million settlement on behalf of a man from Louisiana who was hurt in a plant explosion. We helped ensure he received fair compensation and the best possible medical care.
  • $3.2Million Confidential Settlement Reached for Man Injured at a Plant Our attorneys represented a man who sustained injuries to his neck and shoulder while working at a plant. We defeated the defendant’s arguments that the injuries were preexisting and obtained a $3.2 million settlement.
  • $3.2Million Settlement Achieved for Victim of Severe Burn Injuries Arnold & Itkin attorneys helped represent a worker who suffered severe burns to his hands and ears while working in a plant. We helped recover $3.2 million on his behalf.
  • $3.15Million Settlement Achieved for Man Injured at a Plant Our attorneys helped reach a $3.15 million settlement on behalf of a man who suffered injuries to his back while working at a plant. Despite being told at first that workers’ compensation was his only remedy, we were successful in securing a multi-million settlement on his behalf.
  • $3.1Million Multi-Million Settlement Obtained for Plant Explosion Victim Arnold & Itkin represented a man who was severely injured in a Louisiana plant explosion. Our client’s injuries required him to undergo surgery for medical treatment. We successfully recovered $3.1 million on his behalf.
  • $3.1Million Settlement Achieved for Female Plant Worker Arnold & Itkin resolved the case of a woman who was injured while working on a turnaround job. The injuries she suffered were numerous, including second degree burns, PTSD, and orthopedic injuries to her knees, legs, and back. Her $3.1 million settlement has decisively secured her future, allowing her the financial support she needs for medical care and long-term recovery.
  • $3Million Settlement Reached for Man Injured in a Plant Explosion Our client sustained serious neck and back injuries that required surgery. We were successful in securing a $3 million settlement on their behalf—enough for them to move forward from this incident.
  • $3Million Settlement Reached for Injured Plant Worker Arnold & Itkin is proud to have achieved a sizable settlement for a worker who suffered a back injury during a turnaround job.
  • $2.97Million Settlement Reached for Man Injured During a Turnaround Our firm secured a multi-million settlement on behalf of a man from Louisiana. Our client had suffered serious injuries when an explosion caused him to fall, injuring his back. We reached a settlement shortly before trial.
  • $2.9Million Settlement Reached for Plant Explosion Injury Victim Arnold & Itkin is proud to announce a victory for a client who suffered back and shoulder injuries in a plant explosion. Our client received the best medical care and the compensation he deserved.
  • $2.87Million Significant Settlement Achieved for Plant Explosion Victim A team of our attorneys represented a client who was severely injured in a plant explosion; our client required multiple surgeries in the aftermath of the incident. We fought on their behalf and recovered $2.87 million.
  • $2.8Million Multi-Million Settlement for Man Injured During Turnaround Job Our plant accident lawyers helped achieve a $2.8 million settlement on behalf of a man injured at a Louisiana plant. The plant owners completely refused responsibility for the incident.
  • $2.78Million Settlement Obtained for Injured Contractor While performing construction work at a Louisiana plant, a serious accident occurred that caused neck and back injuries to a contractor. Our firm represented the man and successfully reached a $2.78 million settlement.
  • $2.7Million Settlement Reached for Man Injured in an Explosion When an explosion caused him to suffer injuries to his lower back, a Texas man turned to Arnold & Itkin for the help he needed. Our firm took on the case and fought for several years before successfully obtaining a $2.7 million settlement on his behalf.
  • $2.6Million Multi-Million Settlement Reached for Father of Two Our client was a father of two who had been severely injured on the job through no fault of his own. We fought for our client over the course of several years and ultimately recovered $2.6 million.
  • $2.6Million Multi-Million Settlement Reached for Man Hurt in LA Explosion Our firm helped a Louisiana man recover full, fair compensation after being severely injured during turnaround work at a plant. We secured a $2.6 million settlement on his behalf.
  • $2.6Million Multi-Million Settlement for Man Hurt During Turnaround Work After a Louisiana explosion caused our client to sustain injuries to his back, our legal team took on the case. We helped him to receive necessary medical care and achieved a $2.6 million settlement on his behalf.
  • $2.58Million Settlement Secured for Injured Louisiana Man Our client was injured while working a turnaround at a Louisiana plant. We fought for him for several years and were able to ensure he received proper medical care. We eventually reached a $2.58 million settlement.
  • $2.5Million Settlement Secured for Jones Act Seaman Injured in Pipe Transfer Arnold & Itkin LLP obtained a seven-figure settlement for an offshore worker who was left severely injured when his co-workers left the site before the job was done. He sought medical treatment from multiple specialists and eventually required surgery. Our firm was able to find evidence that the accident was the fault of the other workers, helping our client get the resources he needed to move forward.
  • $2.5Million Settlement Secured for Injured Vessel Worker Arnold & Itkin obtained a multi-million dollar settlement for a worker who was ordered to lift heavy equipment without proper help or tools. As a result, he suffered severe back injuries that required emergency surgery. His settlement will pay for his past and continuing treatment.
  • $2.49Million Multi-Million Settlement for Man Injured During Turnaround Work Arnold & Itkin LLP secured $2.49 million for a Louisiana man injured during turnaround at plant. We ensured he received the medical care he needed and the compensation he deserved.
  • $2.45Million Multi-Million Settlement Recovered for Back Injury Victim Our client sustained a serious back injury in a Louisiana plant explosion and turned to our firm for help. We fought tirelessly for more than three years and were able to recover $2.45 million on his behalf.
  • $2.4Million Settlement Obtained for Woman Who Sustained Serious Neck Injuries Arnold & Itkin represented the rights of a woman whose neck was severely injured in a plant explosion. We fought tirelessly for nearly four years before achieving a $2.4 million settlement.
  • $2.4Million Settlement Obtained for Man with Injured Back Our attorneys worked to secure a significant settlement for a man who severely injured his back while working as a turnaround at a plant. We were ultimately successful in defeating the defendants, despite the fact that they denied any responsibility for the incident.
  • $2.4Million Settlement Achieved for Woman Hurt While Working a Turnaround Our firm represented a Louisiana woman who sustained injuries to both her neck and her back during an explosion. We aggressively moved the case forward and recovered a 7-figure settlement.
  • $2.4Million Settlement Achieved for Woman Who Escaped a Fire After escaping a fire, our client required two knee replacements. Our firm helped to represent her best interests and were able to reach a $2.4 million settlement on her behalf.
  • $2.29Million Multi-Million Settlement Reached for Man Hurt in Plant Accident Our attorneys worked tirelessly for years to represent the best interests of a man whose neck was injured after a plant explosion in Louisiana. When the plant owners refused to take responsibility, we took on the case and eventually secured a $2.29 million settlement.
  • $2.29Million Settlement Reached for Victim of Plant Explosion Injuries After a plant exploded in Louisiana, our client sustained serious injuries, including hearing loss and damage to his back and neck. He eventually required surgery. We relentlessly fought and obtained a $2.29 million settlement.
  • $2.26Million Multi-Million Settlement for Plant Explosion Victim Following an explosion, a plant worker was left with serious back injuries. Arnold & Itkin won a seven-figure settlement to compensate for his suffering and multiple procedures.
  • $2.2Million Settlement Reached for Severely Injured Texas Man Arnold & Itkin’s team of attorneys worked together to help represent a Texas man who sustained severe injuries to his neck and wrist after a plant exploded. We worked tirelessly for him and recovered $2.2 million.
  • $2.2Million Settlement Reach for Woman Injured in Serious Work Accident Our firm reached a $2.2 million settlement on behalf of our client, despite the fact that the defendants argued that her injuries were from a previous accident. The settlement was 20 times larger than the final offer at mediation.
  • $2Million Multi-Million Settlement Changed Plant Accident Victim’s Life Our firm helped represent the best interests of a man severely injured during a plant accident. We not only helped ensure our client received the best medical care possible, but we also reached a $2 million settlement.
  • $2Million Settlement Obtained for Man Seriously Injured in Plant Accident The Arnold & Itkin team helped represent a client who was seriously injured after a plant exploded in Louisiana. We fought hard to hold plant owners responsible before reaching a $2 million settlement.
  • $2Million Large Settlement Obtained for Grieving Family Arnold & Itkin is proud to have secured a massive settlement for a family who lost their loved one due to the negligence and reckless action of a commercial vehicle driver. Our work will allow our clients to live in financial stability while they grieve and heal from this tragedy.
  • $1.94Million Settlement Obtained for Plant Explosion Victim Our attorneys worked tirelessly for more than three years to help a man severely injured in a Louisiana plant explosion. In the end, we were able to reach a $1.94 million settlement.
  • $1.9Million Settlement Achieved for Arkansas Man Hurt at a Plant Our legal team reached a $1.9 million settlement on behalf of a man from Arkansas. We fought hard to ensure he received not only the best medical care, but also the proper medical care that he needed.
  • $1.85Million Settlement Received for Victim of Louisiana Plant Accident Our firm was hired by a Louisiana man who was severely injured in a plant accident while working a turnaround. Our client required years of year, including injections and surgeries. We obtained a $1.85 million settlement.
  • $1.78Million Settlement Obtained for Man Injured While Working as a Turnaround Several attorneys from the Arnold & Itkin team represented a man who was working as a turnaround at plant when he suffered serious injuries. His injuries were severe enough to warrant a back procedure. Our firm was successful in securing a $1.78 million settlement.
  • $1.7Million Settlement Obtained for Back & Knee Injury Victim After sustained serious injuries to his back a knee, a victim of a Louisiana plant explosion turned to our legal team. We fought hard and helped him recover $1.7 million.
  • $1.57Million Settlement Reach for Injured Fire Watch We represented a woman who was injured as a fire watch. As she was trying to escape a fire she fell down and sustained several serious injuries. We obtained $1.57 million on her behalf.
  • $1.54Million Large Settlement Won After Three Year Fight For more than three years, our legal team fought to recover just compensation for a man who was severely injured in a plant explosion. Our client was brought to tears after we recovered a $1.54 million settlement.
  • $1.5Million Settlement for Injured Oil Field Worker Arnold & Itkin was able to obtain the compensation that an oil field worker needed after sustaining serious injuries during an accident. Our firm handled the cost of medical care our client required as we negotiated with his employer.
  • $1.5Million Settlement Reached for Man Suffering Serious Injuries When a plant explosion caused our client serious injuries, he turned to the legal team at Arnold & Itkin. We fought relentlessly on his behalf and were ultimately able to reach a seven-figure settlement before trial.
  • $1.49Million Settlement Reached for Man Hurt During Turnaround Arnold & Itkin LLP attorneys helped secure $1.49 million on behalf of a man severely injured during turnaround. He sustained damage to his back and elbow after a plant exploded.
  • $1.4Million Settlement Reached for Woman Injured in Explosion Our client was severely injured while fleeing from an explosion. She turned to our firm for help. We helped ensure she received necessary medical care and obtained a $1.4 million settlement on her behalf.
  • $1.2Million Settlement Reached for Man Hurt During Turnaround at a Plant Arnold & Itkin LLP secured $1.2 million for a Louisiana man injured during turnaround at plant. Our client sustained knee, back, and neck injuries. This settlement will help change his life.
  • $1.17Million Settlement Obtained for Severely Injured Plant Worker Attorneys from Arnold & Itkin helped represent a Louisiana man who suffered a serious knee injury while trying to escape an explosion at a Louisiana plant. We eventually recovered $1.17 million on his behalf.
  • $1.1Million Settlement Won for Woman Injured During Turnaround We recovered a $1.1 million settlement on behalf of a woman hurt during a Louisiana plant accident. We helped ensure she received the proper medical care and obtained $1.1 million on her behalf.
  • $1Million Settlement Reached for Victim of Catastrophic Industrial Accident Arnold & Itkin obtained a $1 million settlement on behalf of a man from Texas who was severely injured in a plant accident. This settlement ensures that our client will receive what he needs to move forward in his life.
  • $1Million Settlement Obtained for Injured Louisiana Man Our client sustained injuries to his neck, back, and head after a Louisiana plant exploded. We eventually secured a 7-figure settlement on his behalf, money that can be used to help his client move forward with his life.
  • $800Thousand Settlement Secured for Commercial Truck Driver Arnold & Itkin won a six-figure verdict for a truck driver who was injured in an accident with another commercial truck driver, leaving him seriously injured. We helped our client hold bad industry practices accountable.
  • $750Thousand Settlement Secured for Louisiana Worker Arnold & Itkin settled a case for a worker from Cameron Parish, who was injured because his employer did not properly manage the company's fleet or its drivers. We're proud to have held this company accountable on behalf of our client.
  • $750Thousand Massive Settlement for Injured Seaman A $750,000 settlement was secured on behalf of a seaman who received injuries while working with new equipment. The team at Arnold & Itkin was able to get him the compensation he deserved.
  • $400Thousand Settlement Reached for Woman Struck by Other Vehicle Our team represented a woman who required invasive surgery after sustained serious injuries to her back and neck in a major motor vehicle accident. We successfully recovered $400,000 on her behalf.
  • $320Thousand Settlement Obtained for a Commercial Truck Accident Victim Arnold & Itkin secured a large settlement for a Houston man who was forced off the road by an erratic and negligent commercial truck driver. As a result, our client struck a retainer wall—leaving him in need of surgery and extensive treatment. We’re honored to have secured justice for him.
  • $280Thousand $280,000 Recovered for Truck Accident Victim Our attorneys helped represent a client severely injured in an 18-wheeler accident. We were able to reach a $280,000 settlement only 11 months after filing the suit.
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