CORAL GABLES, Fla. (Jan. 18, 2018) – Marbet Lewis, a founding partner of the LewisFox law firm, has been named as a brand ambassador for the trade organization Women of the Vine & Spirits. The well-respected nonprofit empowers and advances women in the alcohol beverage industry.
“I am thrilled to take an active role in encouraging women in the industry,” said Lewis. “I’m even more excited to learn from them and be part of an environment where everyone is committed to supporting each other.”
As an ambassador, Lewis will advocate for opportunity and progress for women. She will increase awareness of Women of the Vine & Spirits and its mission, and will recruit new members. Lewis will support women on a regional level by facilitating networking opportunities, sharing experiences and information on social media, and introducing the community to the organization’s educational tools such as webinars.
Women of the Vine & Spirits fills a void in the alcohol beverage industry by providing a forum for women to come together, foster diversity initiatives and empower one another. Its mission is also to ensure this and future generations are mentored to embrace leadership roles. Members of the Women of the Vine & Spirits Advisory Board include professionals from across the alcohol beverage industry.
In her law practice, Lewis advises suppliers, hospitality, restaurant, entertainment and other alcohol industry clients on regulatory alcohol licensing, asset purchases, mergers and acquisitions and regulatory compliance. She has extensive experience with lobbying efforts, licensing matters, enforcement action defense, alcohol related land use and zoning, and administrative litigation.
Lewis co-founded LewisFox with partners Robert Lewis and Alexander Fox. The new firm marries full service with individual attention to alcohol industry and other regulated clients.
Marbet and Robert Lewis are known for their alcohol beverage law practice and are among the top-rated attorneys in the alcohol beverage industry. Alexander Fox managed his own criminal practice and firm prior to joining the duo earlier this year to launch LewisFox. Publications seek them for comment on high-profile alcohol industry legal matters and trends.
LewisFox is a boutique alcohol beverage industry law firm based in Florida. Partners Robert F. Lewis, Marbet Lewis and Alexander F. Fox apply more than 50 years of collective experience to serving alcohol manufacturers, importers, distributors, and retailers on matters such as alcohol licensing and permitting, regulatory compliance, criminal, civil, and administrative litigation, trade practice analysis, business agreements, M&A, and land use and zoning.