Ashlyn Lewis brings a creative, problem-solving spirit and diverse background in trial, appellate, and collateral actions to her practice as a member in the Litigation Department of the Kansas City office. Ashlyn believes that clear and empathetic communication with all stakeholders in the litigation process is the key to achieving success on behalf of her clients.

Practice Areas


  • University of Kansas School of Law (J.D., 2009)
    • Jessup International Law Moot Court Team
    • René Cassin International Institute of Human Rights Summer Program
  • University of Southern California (B.A., summa cum laude, 2005)
    • Phi Beta Kappa
    • Thematic Option Honors Program

Legal Background

  • Attorney, Kansas Capital Habeas Office (2017-2021)
  • Associate Attorney, Jonathan Sternberg, Attorney, P.C. (2016-2017)
  • Public Defender, Johnson County Public Defender’s Office (2014-2016)
  • Research Attorney, Kansas Court of Appeals (2011-2014)
  • Associate Legal Officer, United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia Office for Legal Aid and Defense Matters (2013)
  • Independent Contractor, Special Tribunal for Lebanon (2011)
  • Legal Intern, Kansas City Immigration Court (2009)
  • Legal Intern, University of Kansas Legal Services for Students (2007-2009)


  • U.S. District Court
    • District of Kansas
    • Western District of Missouri
    • Eastern District of Missouri
  • Missouri Bar
  • Kansas Bar