Lisa M. Robinson

Lisa M. Robinson

Partner

Practice Groups

Lisa Robinson is a partner in the firm's Syracuse office. She concentrates her practice on the defense of catastrophic personal injury and death cases. A skillful litigator and trial attorney, she has also successfully defended premises liability, medical device, and Labor Law cases at trial in both New York State and federal courts. Lisa's experience also includes defending clients in product liability cases, matters involving medical and dental malpractice, and nursing home negligence. In addition, she has successfully defended clients in a wide variety of liability cases, including automobile and trucking accidents and construction defect claims. Lisa regularly represents manufacturers of industrial and consumer products in federal and state courts and has defended clients in many personal injury, property damage, and fire cases involving alleged design defects and warning claims. 

Honors
  • Upstate New York Super Lawyers, Rising Stars 2013-2015, 2017
Professional Affiliations
  • Defense Research Institute
Admitted to Practice
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern and Northern Districts of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Education
  • Syracuse University College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2004 (Syracuse Law Review; Justinian Honor Society)
  • Alfred University, B.A. cum laude, 1992
Presentations/Publications
  • Presenter, "Construction Law Closing Arguments at Labor Law Claims, Coverage, and Litigation" NYSBA, Syracuse, NY, December 2016
  • Presenter and moderator, "Practice Pointers: Honing Your Deposition Skills" at Handling and Taking Depositions - NYSBA, Syracuse, NY, October 2016
  • Presenter, “Accident Scene Investigations,” New York State Bar Association Law School for Insurance Professionals, Syracuse, NY, September 21, 2012