Originally from the beautiful southwest, Lisa has called Alaska home since 2005.
In her almost 20 years of practice, Lisa has been dedicated to helping people who are experiencing life-changing injuries or the unexpected loss of loved ones due to the negligence of others.
Lisa is also a committed advocate for defendants facing criminal prosecution. She has enthusiastically and aggressively represented clients in cases ranging from misdemeanors to murder. She represents clients in under-the-influence driving charges, including administrative proceedings before the DMV. She also represents clients charged with drug and firearms offenses, alcohol, fish and game, assault, theft, fraud, and violent crimes offenses, including domestic violence and homicide charges.
Lisa’s civil litigation practice includes litigation and appeals in the Alaska State Courts and the Federal Courts. She represents clients in complex litigation, including wrongful death, personal injury, medical negligence, real estate, business, and contract actions.
Lisa has also participated in numerous appeals in both the State and Federal Courts, and has successfully briefed and argued significant appeals in Alaska, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.
Lisa is an active member of the American Association for Justice, the Alaska Association for Justice, the Alaska Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the Anchorage Association of Women Lawyers.
Hiking, running, and exploring Alaska with her family, friends, and a small but high-spirited dog, are Lisa’s favorite personal pursuits.