Attorney Jahida L. Lewis-Crawford

The Law Office of Lewis-Crawford, LLC is managed by Jahida L. Lewis-Crawford. She is the wife of active-duty, Navy, Petty Officer First Class, DeShawn L. Crawford, and the proud mother of two. Mrs. Lewis-Crawford is the great-granddaughter of the late, Rev. Richard Wilson and Matilda Wilson, granddaughter of  Elnora Robinson and 8th District Constable Charles Wilson, Sr., and the late, George Lewis and Audrey Davis Wilson. She is also the daughter of 8th Justice of the Peace Roscoe Lewis, Sr., and Eudonaise Wilson Lewis.

Mrs. Lewis-Crawford is a Kenner native and graduate of Grace King High School in Metairie, Louisiana. Mrs. Lewis-Crawford received her undergraduate degree in Criminal Justice with a specialization in Probation and Parole and minor in Social Welfare from the University of West Florida in Pensacola, Florida. Mrs. Lewis-Crawford also received her Master’s degree in Criminal Justice from Loyola University of New Orleans. Mrs. Lewis-Crawford completed and received her Juris Doctrine from Southern University Law Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Mrs. Lewis-Crawford has extensive experience in the areas of Personal Injury, Workers’ Compensation, Family Law, Successions, Wills, Traffic, Notary, and Criminal Law.

Memberships/Affiliations/Awards:

  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
  • National Association of Professional Women
  • Member of Business Boutique
  • New Orleans Chamber of Commerce-Women’s Business Alliance
  • Kenner Business Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Jefferson Parish Bar Association
  • Admitted to Practice in  United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; United States District Court-Eastern District of Louisiana; United States District Court-Western District of Louisiana; and United States District Court-Middle District of Louisiana
  • Recipient of the Key to the City of Kenner Award
  • Recipient of Who’s Who Among American High School & College Students
  • Recipient of the Star Student & A+ Athlete Awards
  • A 2000 Girls’ State Member & Recipient of the Eva Parker-Miller Memorial Award
  • First 4-year Class President at Grace King High School in Metairie, LA

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Attorney Jahida L. Lewis-Crawford