Matt Lewis is a managing partner of Davis & Lewis, PLLC, a boutique corporate and political law firm serving clients in Raleigh, NC and Washington, DC. Lewis is an experienced attorney specializing in the practice areas of non-profit, political, and regulatory law at both the state and federal levels. Lewis has worked closely with trade associations and other advocacy organizations to provide counsel as well as develop fifty-state compliance programs for issues including, but not limited to: (1) lobbying compliance; (2) government ethics; (3) tax-exemption; and (4) political compliance.
Most recently, Lewis has become a subject matter expert regarding the vast state and federal issues facing the CBD marketplace, including: (1) FDA and state agency regulation; (2) criminal enforcement; (3) business risks and rewards; (4) supply chain accessibility; (5) political implications; (6) international trade; and (7) access to ancillary services (e.g., banking, insurance, logistics). Lewis is a frequent keynote speaker at corporate, association and non-profit conferences as well as consults with clients on a full spectrum of CBD compliance and regulatory issues.