Vincent Lewis

Vincent Lewis


Vincent Lewis advises on transactional matters and regulatory issues arising under U.S. federal securities law. He represents SEC-registered investment companies, including mutual funds, closed-end funds, exchange-traded funds (ETFs), and independent board members as well as registered investment advisers. He also advises closed-end funds regarding initial public offerings, preferred share offerings, and private offerings. Vincent drafts prospectuses, offering memoranda, compliance procedures, proxies, and third-party service contracts pertaining to investment funds.


  • Investment Company Act of 1940
  • Investment Advisers Act of 1940
  • Securities Exchange Act of 1934
  • Securities Act of 1933
  • Mutual fund regulatory filings
  • Money market funds



  • Represented multiple closed-end funds in connection with initial public offerings.°
  • Represented closed-end funds in public and private preferred share offerings.°
  • Represented closed-end funds in negotiated exchange offers.°

°The above representations were handled by Mr. Lewis prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

  • Summer Intern, The Office of the Federal Public Defender for the Middle District of Tennessee, 2013

Recognition & Leadership

  • Recognized, Community Service Development of Nashville, “Rising Star Award,” 2014
  • Recognized, State of Tennessee, “Colonel Aide de Camp,” 2015
  • Member, St. Ignatius Legal Society, 2016-Present
  • Pro Bono Volunteer, Chicago Volunteer Legal Services, 2016-2018
  • Board Member, Community Service Development of Nashville, 2012-2015


  • J.D., Vanderbilt University Law School, 2015
    • Certificate of Specialization in Law & Business
  • B.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2011
  • Illinois
  • Portuguese, Fluent
  • Spanish, Conversational