Lisa Coulter serves as the General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer of Snell & Wilmer. Lisa provides counsel and advice to the firm and its members on matters involving loss prevention, risk management and firm claims, policy, strategy and transactional decisions; firm contracts; data security compliance; conflicts and personnel issues; ethics and compliance training; and other legal or sensitive matters.
Prior to serving as the firm’s General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer, Lisa represented and advised employers on a wide range of areas, including discrimination, retaliation, misappropriation of trade secrets, non-competition/non-solicitation matters, employment contracts, and related common law and statutory claims. Additionally, her litigation practice focused on the defense of commercial and legal malpractice claims.
University of Arizona College of Law (J.D., with honors, 1985)
University of Arizona (B.S.B.A., Finance, 1982)
Society for Human Resource Managers
American Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
State Bar of Arizona
Labor and Employment Section
On Air Commentator for Employment and Workplace Issues (KPNX TV)
"Legal Implications of Social Media"
"Arizona Medical Marijuana Act"
"Focus on the Workplace: Employment Issues in Declining Economy"