In August 2017, Lisa welcomed the opportunity to join Ansa Assuncao as Of Counsel. Lisa is a civil litigator representing clients in a wide variety of matters including commercial and business disputes, employment-related disputes, insurance coverage disputes, business tort claims, contract litigation and real estate litigation. Over the past 16 years, Lisa has routinely represented clients such as corporations, financial institutions, insurance companies, partnerships, developers, transportation companies, landlords, creditors, estates and individuals. Lisa also has experience helping clients with their transactional legal needs in the areas of commercial real estate and leasing, corporate formation and contract negotiation, employment agreements, loan and security documents, as well as buying and selling small businesses.
From 2006 through 2009, Lisa served as a Federal Law Clerk for the Honorable James S. Moody, Jr., United States District Court Judge for the Middle District of Florida. Prior to working as a federal law clerk, Lisa practiced for five years as a commercial litigator with a focus on banking and insurance defense.
A fifth-generation Floridian, Lisa was born and raised in the Jacksonville area and currently resides in Tampa with her husband and three children.
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
J.D., University of Florida College of Law (2000)
B.S. in Business Administration, University of Florida (1996), with High Honors
Federal Law Clerk to the Honorable James S. Moody, Jr., U.S. Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division (2006-2009)