Lisa is an Associate in the Dallas office of Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP. She represents clients on employment-based immigrant and nonimmigrant visa petitions, specializing in the EB-1 category. Lisa has experience in a variety of immigration matters including PERM, O-1s, L-1s, E-2s, and 212(d)(3) & I-601A waivers.

Prior to joining BAL, Lisa worked for a boutique immigration law firm focusing on immigration matters for a wide array of clients ranging from multinational corporations and startups to artists, researchers, and investors. During law school, Lisa worked with the International Human Rights Clinic at the Leitner Center for International Law & Justice, and volunteered with several nonprofit organizations providing assistance to special immigrant juveniles and domestic violence survivors. Lisa is fluent in Japanese.

Education & Admissions

Fordham University School of Law, Juris Doctorate
New York University, Bachelor of Science

New York State Bar


American Immigration Lawyers Association