Lisa M. Coutu

Associate

New York

(212) 453-3924

(212) 509-9492

Lisa is an experienced litigator who represents clients in all aspects of civil litigation. She focuses her practice on matters involving construction and labor law, premises liability, product liability, commercial vehicle liability, dram shop, defamation, and catastrophic injury claims. She has successfully represented clients in complex and high exposure cases through alternative dispute resolution, dispositive motion practice, trials, and appeals. 

Lisa served as the judicial law clerk for the Honorable Mary K. Costello, the Presiding Civil Judge of Hudson County, New Jersey. She received her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and her undergraduate degree in history from the University of Delaware. 

 

Experience

Education

  • Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 2015
  • University of Delaware, B.A., 2012
  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court -- Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court -- New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court -- Southern District of New York

The Defense Association of New York

Defense Research Institute

New York Bar Association

New Jersey Bar Association

Hudson County Bar Association