Lisa graduated from Union University in Jackson, Tennessee, in 1980, with a Bachelor of Music degree. She taught piano and conducted church choirs before choosing a legal career. In 1993, she graduated summa cum laude from Salmon P. Chase College of Law with numerous academic awards. She is admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Ohio and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Honors: summa cum laude
Honors: Northern Kentucky Moot Court, Vice-Justice
Honors: Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges
Law Review: Northern Kentucky Law Review, Student Articles EditorUnion University, Jackson, Tennessee, 1980
Major: Piano Performance
Consider the following:
Comfort Level - Are you comfortable telling the lawyer personal information? Does the lawyer seem interested in solving your problem?
Credentials - How long has the lawyer been in practice? Has the lawyer worked on other cases similar to yours?
Cost - How are the lawyer's fees structured - hourly or flat fee? Can the lawyer estimate the cost of your case?
City - Is the lawyer's office conveniently located?
Here are a few to get you started:
- How long have you been in practice?
- How many cases like mine have you handled?
- How often do you settle cases out of court?
- What are your fees and costs?
- What are the next steps?