PITTSBURGH, PA – July 10, 2018 – Leech Tishman is pleased to announce the addition of a new attorney to the firm, Lisa A. Mantella.
Lisa joins Leech Tishman as Counsel in the firm’s Litigation Practice Group and will be based in the Pittsburgh, PA office. Lisa will focus her practice on internal investigations and white collar criminal defense matters.
Lisa has extensive experience with standard and complex criminal litigation matters. Before joining Leech Tishman, Lisa served as an assistant district attorney in Allegheny County for over 10 years. During that time, she prosecuted white collar criminal cases involving employee theft, fraud, corruption, bribery, money laundering, misapplication of property, obstruction of justice and embezzlement. She has tried several cases against elected and public officials. Lisa served as a legal advisor to the Allegheny County Investigating Grand Jury in multiple investigations. She was also designated by the District Attorney to handle state level wiretap matters and assisted law enforcement in obtaining evidence through the use of consensual and nonconsensual wiretaps.
In addition to Lisa’s experience as a prosecutor, she has also handled insurance-related litigation and subrogation matters, having represented both an insurance company and its insureds in the defense of bodily injury and premises liability suits. Lisa is also well-versed in executive compensation matters having worked at The Ayco Company where she assisted in the advisement of Fortune 1000 executives in personal financial planning.
“It is a pleasure to welcome Lisa to our lawyer team,” said Pete A. Fuscaldo, Leech Tishman’s managing partner. “As a former assistant district attorney, and a skilled prosecutor, Lisa has had the opportunity to be involved in a wide variety of internal investigations, criminal litigation and white collar criminal defense matters. Her extensive experience in these areas will make her a wonderful addition to our Litigation Practice Group and lawyer team.”
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Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl is a full-service law firm dedicated to assisting individuals, businesses, and institutions. Leech Tishman offers legal services in alternative dispute resolution, aviation & aerospace, bankruptcy & creditors’ rights, construction, corporate, embezzlement & employee theft, employee benefits, employment, energy, environmental, estates & trusts, family law, government relations, immigration, insurance coverage & corporate risk mitigation, intellectual property, international legal matters, litigation, real estate, and taxation. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, Leech Tishman also has offices in Chicago, El Segundo, CA, Houston, TX, Los Angeles, New York, Sarasota, and Wilmington, DE. For more information call 412.261.1600 or visit us at www.leechtishman.com.