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Lisa received her Juris Doctorate from The Catholic University of America in Washington D.C. after completing her undergraduate studies at the University of Maryland. She began practicing law with the firm in 1983. She is a member of the North Carolina State Bar, the Mecklenberg County Bar, and the North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers.

The primary focus of Lisa's practice is business and construction litigation. She also advised a variety of small business on corporate law, employment and contract matters. Lisa also handles personal injury and medical malpractice cases, often in conjunction with Eddie and Frances Knox.

Lisa has resided in Charlotte since 1982. She and her husband, John, are the parents of four children - Kristi, Ben, Mimi and Rachel. 


Practice areas


  1. Construction & Development: 35%
    35 years
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
    35 years
  3. Business: 30%
    35 years
  4. Wills & Living Wills: 5%
    35 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

12 total 

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  • Stephen D. Koehler

    I endorse this lawyer. Lisa is a skilled attorney and always does a good job for her clients.


    Stephen Koehler Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Laura C. Manfreda

    Lisa is an exceptional lawyer. She cares about her clients and is a true advocate.


    Laura Manfreda Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Knox, Brotherton, Knox & Godfrey

817 East Trade Street
Post Office Box 30848 (28230)
Charlotte, NC, 28202


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyKnox, Brotherton Knox & Godfrey1983 - Present
AttorneySolo Practice1989 - 1992
Law ClerkUnited States Court of Claims1980 - 1981
Association namePosition nameDuration
North Carolina State BarMember1982 - Present
Mecklenburg County BarMemberN/A
North Carolina Academy of Trial LawyersMemberN/A
United States District Court Western District of North CarolinaMemberN/A
United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth CircuitMemberN/A
North Carolina Association of Women AttorneysMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Catholic University of America, Columbus School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
University of MarylandPsychologyBS - Bachelor of Science1977
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Trial AdvocacyJury Instructions2013
Contract Law 2005Contract Interpretation, Analysis and Enforcement2005