Lisa practises corporate law, with a focus on mergers and acquisitions. She has experience advising clients on general corporation law and regulatory rules, including the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, third-party consents and notices, and SEC and FINRA related approvals.
Lisa is fluent in Japanese.
Prior to joining Torys, Lisa was a corporate associate at an international law firm in New York.
Lisa serves as a member of the New York City Bar Association’s United Nations Committee.
Lisa has collaborated with Human Rights Now to publish a report analyzing gender equality at educational institutions in Japan and assisted Amnesty International in its efforts to promote gender equality education through its Japan Youth Training Program.
While in law school, Lisa was a Pro Bono Scholar and member of the Walter Leitner International Human Rights Clinic.