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Lisa Christine Williams

Lisa Christine Williams

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Reason: Government Attorney

Practice areas:

Federal Crime

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    About Me

    Ms. Williams is a Special Assistant United States Attorney assigned to the Southern District of Iowa.


    Practice Areas

    Licensed since 2004

    1. Federal Crime: 100%
      6 years, 250 cases

    Attorney Endorsements

    5 total 

    • Melissa Kay Roeder

      Lisa is an excellent advocate for her clients.


      Melissa Roeder Defective and Dangerous Products Attorney
      Relationship: Worked together on matter

    • Jennifer M Gannon Crisera

      Lisa is a litigator you want on your side. She is thorough, knowledgeable, and a creative thinker. Lisa gets the job done, and she is willing to go the extra mile to do it.


      Jennifer Gannon Crisera Medical Malpractice Attorney
      Relationship: Co-worker




    Professional Misconduct

    We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

    Avvo Contributions

    Legal Answers


    Award NameGrantorDate Granted
    National Defense Service MedalUnited States Army2009
    Army Commendation Medal (2)United States Army Reserve2008
    Law Merit Fellow ScholarUniversity of Iowa College of Law2004
    Dunn ScholarSmith College2001

    Work Experience

    TitleCompany NameDuration
    Special Assistant U.S. AttorneyUnited States Attorney's Office2010 - Present
    Special Assistant United States AttorneyU.S. Attorney's Office, Western District of Texas2008 - 2008
    Senior AssociateWilliams, Kastner & Gibbs PLLC2004 - 2010
    Judge AdvocateUnited States Army Judge Advocate General Corps.2004 - 2009
    Prosecuting InternJohnson County Prosecutor's Office2003 - 2004


    Association NamePosition NameDuration
    United States District Court for the Western District of TexasAdmitted2008 - 2009
    TIPS Trial AcademyParticipant2007 - 2007
    Washington State Bar Association Rules and Procedure CommitteeMember2006 - Present
    Washington Defense Trial LawyersMember2006 - Present
    King County Washington Women LawyersMember2006 - Present
    WSBA E-Discovery SubcommitteeMember2006 - Present
    Defense Research InstituteMember2006 - Present
    Washington State Bar AssociationAdmitted2004 - Present
    Smith College Club of SeattleMember2004 - Present
    United States District Court for the Western District of WashingtonAdmitted2004 - Present

    Legal Cases

    Case NameOutcome
    Anderson et al. v. Corinthian Colleges, Inc.Summary Judgment in favor of Defendant
    Barabin v. Albany International et al.N/A

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    Publication NameTitleDate
    Northwest Education Law BlogNorthwest Education Law Blog2009
    Northwest Career Colleges FederationProtecting Student Privacy Rights: Summary of Proposed Changes"2008
    Northwest Career Colleges Federation NewsletterCareer School Responsibilities Under USERRA2007
    Gender Race & Just.Model Assisted Reproductive Technology Act2005
    Tort Law Desk Reference: A Fifty-State Compendium2005 Edition2005


    School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
    University of Iowa College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
    Smith CollegeAstronomy and GovernmentBA - Bachelor of Arts2001

    Speaking Engagements

    Conference NameTitleDate
    Fall WebinarHow Have the FERPA Amendments Been Received and Will They Withstand Legal Scrutiny?2009
    Education Law AssociationHow Have the FERPA Amendments Been Received and Will They Withstand Legal Scrutiny?2009
    Northwest Career Colleges Federation: Emerging Legal IssuesLegally Disclosing Student Records: An Overview of FERPA and Other Relevant Laws2008