Lisa earned her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Virginia and her law degree from Florida International University, where she graduated cum laude, served as Managing Editor of the Law Review and was a member of the Trial Team and the Appellate Inn of Court.
Prior to joining McLuskey, McDonald & Hughes, Lisa spent four years as an Assistant State Attorney for the Miami-Dade County State Attorney’s Office. As a prosecutor, she took 34 jury trials to verdict, including first-degree felonies.
Before law school, Lisa spent 12 years as a journalist for mid-sized daily newspapers in Virginia and Florida.
Lisa has taken and passed the bar exam in both Florida and Virginia. She is an active member and in good standing in both states and is also admitted to practice law in the Southern District of Florida.
Lisa currently practices throughout South Florida, handling various types of civil litigation.