Lisa M. Gerlack

Lisa M. Gerlack

Associate
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Phone:
216-592-8379
866-492-6365 (Toll Free)
Fax:
216-771-3111
Email:

Lisa Gerlack is an Associate Attorney in the firm of Keis George LLP, where she concentrates on general federal and state litigation in a variety of subject areas, including personal injury and appellate practice.

Lisa is a 1989 graduate of Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. In law school, she was a member of the Order of Barristers and the National Moot Court Team. She was admitted to the Ohio Bar in November 1989; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio, 1989; U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth District, 1992.

Lisa graduated from Wittenberg University in 1986, with a double major in English and Spanish. She has been involved in a wide range of professional activities, including: Editor of Cuyahoga County Bar Journal, Law & Fact, (1992-1998); District 12 Delegate, Ohio State Bar Association Council of Delegates (1996-1998); Barrister, American Inns of Court-Harold H. Burton Chapter (1992-present). She served on the Board of Directors of the Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys (1994-1998).

Lisa has been a frequent lecturer on a wide variety of topics. She has lectured on behalf of the Cleveland and Cuyahoga County Bar Associations, as well as the Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers. She has also lectured on evidence issues for the Association of Municipal and County Judges of Ohio, Inc. and the Ohio Judicial Conference. Lisa has published articles on evidence issues relating to the admissibility of expert testimony.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Premise Liability
  • Nursing Home Negligence

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1989
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1992

Education

  • Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1989
    • Honors: Member, Order of Barristers
    • Honors: Member, National Moot Court Team
  • Wittenberg University
    • B.A. - 1986
    • Major: English
    • Major: Spanish

Published Works

  • Editor, Cuyahoga County Bar Journal, Law & Fact, 1992-1998

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Ohio State Bar Association Council of Delegates, District 12 Delegate, 1996 - 1998
  • American Inns of Court-Harold H. Burton Chapter, Barrister, 1992 - Present
  • Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys, Board of Directors, 1994 - 1998