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• Offered expert opinion for numerous articles in outlets including the Los Angeles Times and Associated Press.
• Appeared on Good Morning America, Today Show, CNN, Entertainment Tonight, Court-TV and 48 Hours among others.
• Served as Consultant for the Television series Family Law, created and produced by award winning producer, Paul Haggis.
• Read Lisa’s blog on Huffington Post.
|Areas of practice:||Family Law|
|Certified Specialist, Family Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization|
|Bar Admissions:||California, 1982|
|Education:||Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California, J.D., 1982University of California, Los Angeles, B.A., 1979|
|Published Work||“Guards of the House: As Agents of the Court, Guardians Ad Litem Face Substantive and Ethical Dilemmas in Family Law Proceedings,” CoAuthor, Los Angeles Lawyer, July/August, 1997
“Promises, Promises: Enforcement of a Prenuptial Agreement in California May Founder on Three Conflicting Standards of Law,”, Los Angeles Lawyer, December, 1995
“Practical Tips for Obtaining Discovery from Third Party Privately Held Corporations,”, Los Angeles County Bar Association, Family Law News & Review,, Spring, 1995
“The Perpetuation of Shattered Hearts: The Disturbing Conflict Between Dependency Court and Family Law Jurisdiction,”, Los Angeles Lawyer, July/August, 1993
“Guideline Child Support: How to Get ‘Off’ the Mandatory Guideline,”, Beverly Hills Bar Association Family Law Workshop, 1993
“The Diversity of Child Custody Proceedings in California,”, Los Angeles County Bar Association Family Law Symposium Reference Book, 1993
“Child Custody Proceedings Other Than in Marital Dissolution Actions,”, Los Angeles County Bar Association Family Law Symposium Reference Book, 1992
|Honors and Awards:||American Jurisprudence Award in Contracts
California’s “Super Lawyer in Family Law”
“Top 100 Women Lawyers in California”
|Professional Associations & Memberships:||Beverly Hills Bar Association- Member
Century City Bar Association – Member
Los Angeles County Bar Association – Member
American Bar Association – Member
State Bar Association of California – member
|Phi Alpha Phi|
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