Although she's a member of Merchant & Gould's Washington, D.C. Office, Lisa lives and works in the San Francisco Bay Area as part of her function as client liaison for a major client whose headquarters are nearby. Lisa works closely with attorneys in the D.C. Office to provide total client support in U.S. and foreign prosecution, billing, and annuities. She has assisted with ANDA opinion work and projects, including conducting the in-depth research required.
Lisa joined Merchant & Gould as a Paralegal in 2010, having previously worked with several of the firm's attorneys and major clients for more than twenty years. Her office management background taught her flexibility and problem-solving skills, which she uses daily in her job as a paralegal.
With a degree in violin performance, Lisa is a member of a community orchestra and performs in community theater in her spare time. She also volunteers for Shelter Network, a San Francisco nonprofit that provides housing and support services for homeless families.