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Lisa K. Lawrence - Richmond, VA

701 East Franklin St Suite 700 Richmond, VA 23219

Updated: 09/30/2016

Richmond Employment Law Lawyer


Ms. Lawrence has practiced employment law exclusively throughout her career, and is well-known for her work in the employment law field. She graduated with a B.A. from the University of Virginia with honors and earned her law degree from the Marshall Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary. Ms. Lawrence founded this firm in 1992 and has represented employees and employers in the public and private sectors...

About Lisa K. Lawrence

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Owner, since November 1, 1993

Year Joined Firm

  • 1992

Practice Areas

  • Employment Law
  • Business
  • Federal, State, and Local Government Employees
  • EEOC Charges
  • VEC Cases
  • Severance
  • Grievances


  • 50%

Representative Clients

  • White Collar Employees
  • Blue Collar Employees
  • Federal, State and Local Government Employees
  • Postal Workers
  • Civil Service Employees
  • Health Care Professionals
  • Teachers
  • Small Business Owners


Bar Admissions

  • Virginia
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Other Affiliations

  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Employment Law Section (Chair)
  • American Bar Association
  • National Employment Lawyers Association, Employment Law Section

Classes and Seminars

  • "Employee Leaves of Absence: The Intersection of the ADA, the FMLA and Workers? Compensation",, Seminar Common Misconceptions In Human Resources In Virginia, January 26, 2006
  • "Pre-Employment Documentation," "Documentation During The Employment Relationship," and "Documentation At The Termination Stage And Beyond", Seminar Employee Discharge And Documentation In Virginia, October 6, 2005
  • "Exceptions to Virginia's Employment At Will Doctrine," and "Wrongful Discharge In Violation of Public Policy", Seminar Employment Law From A To Z In Virginia, March 14, 2006


  • The College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of Law, Williamsburg, Virginia
  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Honors: With Honors


Accepts Credit Cards


Published Works

  • Is there a 'smoking gun' hurdle for plaintiffs in employment discrimination suits with mixed motives?, VTLA Journal, Winter, 2004

Office Information


701 East Franklin St Suite 700 Richmond, VA 23219


  • (804) 643-9368

Office Hours

M-F 8:30am-5:00pm


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