Lisa is a partner in the Intellectual Property and Technology Transactions Group in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Lisa’s principal practice areas focus on international and domestic intellectual property and technology transactions, including licensing, research, development, marketing, promotion, manufacturing, supply, distribution and service agreements and product acquisitions, collaborations, strategic alliances and joint ventures, including in the life sciences, chemical, solar, consumer product, retail, hospitality, manufacturing and software industries among others.

Lisa also advises clients in connection with the intellectual property and information technology aspects of general corporate transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, recapitalizations, leveraged buyouts and venture capital investments and with respect to intellectual property matters, including the protection, maintenance, clearance, use, acquisition and divestiture of intellectual property rights.

Lisa has been recognized in The Legal 500 United States each year since 2016.



Recipient, Kirkland & Ellis Pro Bono Service Award, 2007–2019


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 1994New York


  • New York University School of LawJ.D.1993

    Associate Editor, Law Review

  • Hamilton CollegeB.A., Governmentmagna cum laude1988

    Phi Beta Kappa