Lisa A. Linsky focuses her practice on complex litigation, including product liability and toxic tort, civil trials, trust and estate litigation, business investigations including sexual harassment, abuse and misconduct investigations, client counseling and civil rights litigation.
Lisa was McDermott’s first partner-in-charge of Firm-wide Diversity and partner-in-charge of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Diversity and Inclusion. She created and chaired the Firm-wide LGBT Committee, and currently serves on the Firm’s Pro Bono and Community Service and Diversity and Inclusion Committees.
Lisa was formerly with the Westchester County District Attorney’s Office, where she held the positions of associate chief of the Special Prosecutions Division and chief of the Child Abuse and Sex Crimes Bureau of the same division. Lisa investigated and prosecuted countless sexual abuse cases involving children and adults and has been recognized for her expertise and work in the fields of domestic violence, child abuse and sex crimes investigations and trials.
Charles Francis, President of the Mattachine Society of Washington, DC, an archival research and educational organization, will join Lisa A. Linsky of McDermott Will & Emery, outside counsel for the MSDC to discuss the decade-long work by the two...