When you need a lawyer, you need one with experience, skills, competency, and above all, personal and professional integrity. Your lawyer should have experience in dealing with cases like yours. He or she should have excellent communication, persuasion, and negotiation skills to achieve the best possible results in a timely and cost-saving manner. A lawyer, who has reputation for integrity and competency among judges and other lawyers, can achieve more for you in less time and money than one who lacks these qualities. You should hire a lawyer who knows not only the law but also the legal system and the players who can impact the outcome of your case. You need a lawyer who is compassionate, flexible, and affordable.
Djenita Pasic is a multinational, multilingual business attorney with experience in mergers and acquisitions, general corporate, international law, and trade compliance matters. For eight years she has practiced law with Frost Brown Todd as a member of its International Services Group. She has also counseled a number of European and American businesses in their business and legal matters through her consulting company, Brainswork USA, where she continues to serve as General Counsel and Chief Networking Officer for the United States. Since 2005, Djenita began a teaching career as visiting professor at international business schools teaching International Commercial Contracts in Lebanon and France. She has also taught transactional corporate courses as an adjunct professor at her alma mater, Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at University of Louisville.
As a partner at Pasic and Lewis, PLLC Djenita has joined Todd Lewis to assist the growing immigrant population in the Louisville Metro area. Her practice is now focused on the needs of ordinary people who have been injured or wronged and who do not know how to navigate the complex legal system in the United States. Together with Todd Lewis and their network of colleagues versed in various areas of law, Djenita has been assisting her clients in need of representation in personal injury, workers’ compensation, social security disability, workplace discrimination, estate planning, immigration and other matters.
Todd Lewis is one of Kentucky’s most recognized names in criminal law. During Lewis’s 15 years of experience, he served as Executive Director of Special Prosecutions with the Kentucky Attorney General, Assistant Attorney General, Division Chief in the Office of Commonwealth’s Attorney, and Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney. During this time, Lewis personally handled approximately 30 criminal trials, and prosecuted hundreds more. Lewis has handled and tried cases ranging from capital murder to multi-million dollar financial fraud; from elder abuse to child abuse; from public corruption to campaign finance crimes. Lewis has appeared in courts across the Commonwealth, from Eastern Kentucky to the Purchase Area in Western Kentucky. Read about Lewis’s cases and trials, publications, teaching and awards here.
Abuse of Disabled and Elderly
Lewis is well-known across Kentucky for his fight on behalf of the Commonwealth’s seniors and disabled persons. He has been honored to serve as the founder of the state’s first prosecutorial Elder Abuse Unit, where he handled and supervised hundreds of cases involving elderly and disabled adults. Lewis served for several years as Chief Editor and contributing author of the state’s “Elder Abuse Manual for Prosecutors,” and as author, editor, and “star” of the instructional film “Training for Prosecution of Crimes Against the Elderly.”