PITTSBURGH, PA – April 16, 2021 – Leech Tishman is pleased to announce that attorney Lisa Mantella was elected to serve on the Board of Directors of the Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (“PACDL”). Mantella will join an elite leadership team of criminal defense lawyers focused on governance, long-term planning, partnership, and collaborations for the association.
Mantella is Counsel in Leech Tishman’s Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice Group, where she leads the firm’s White Collar Defense Team. Mantella is based in Leech Tishman’s Pittsburgh office where she focuses her practice on government enforcement, internal investigations, criminal defense, and corporate compliance. Mantella regularly represents individuals and organizations in law enforcement and regulatory investigations and criminal defense matters. She has experience conducting internal investigations on behalf of a public corporation, private business, government entities and nonprofit organizations. Mantella also offers counsel on the implementation of ethics and compliance programs and is well-versed in representing clients under investigation by state and federal law enforcement and regulatory agencies. She has tried dozens of jury trials and numerous bench trials.
ABOUT THE PENNSYLVANIA ASSOCIATION OF CRIMINAL DEFENSE LAWYERS
Since its founding in 1988, the PACDL has provided education, resources and more to the Pennsylvania criminal defense bar. Its members are dedicated to ensuring the association’s vision of equal justice under law being the guiding principle of the criminal justice system. PACDL is the premier network of leading defense attorneys in the region with a mission to educate, advocate and inspire by providing support for criminal defense lawyers, promoting effective competence, leveling the playing field, and protecting freedoms.
ABOUT LEECH TISHMAN
Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl is a full-service law firm dedicated to assisting individuals, businesses, and institutions. Leech Tishman offers legal services in business restructuring & insolvency, corporate matters, employment & labor, estates & trusts, intellectual property, litigation & alternative dispute resolution, and real estate. In addition, the firm offers a wide range of legal services to clients in the aviation & aerospace, cannabis, construction, energy & natural resources, healthcare, and hospitality industries. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, Leech Tishman also has offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Sarasota and Wilmington, DE.