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Lisa C. Wood

Lisa C. Wood

Foley Hoag LLP

Boston, MA, USA


Lisa Wood has over 33 years of experience handling complex business litigation, principally in the areas of antitrust, securities, fraud, and accountants’ liability. In recognition of her effectiveness as a litigator and antitrust counselor, Lisa has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America and Chambers USA, which cited her as “one of the top litigators in Boston.”

Lisa advises numerous companies in securities and antitrust litigations, and in government investigations by the FTC, Antitrust Division, and SEC. She also has represented many different accounting firms, including all of the “Big Four” and other national, regional and local firms, in securities and accounting malpractice claims, and in regulatory investigations by the SEC, IRS, PCAOB and other federal and state authorities. She has an active antitrust counseling practice, including advice on joint ventures, standard setting, patent settlements, information sharing, benchmarking, IP licensing, distribution, pricing strategies, advertising and mergers.

Lisa plays a lead role in firm governance, co-chairing the Litigation Department, and serving on the Distribution and Billing Committees. Lisa has been instrumental in developing alternative fee arrangements for clients, implementing sophisticated billing and case management systems for complex litigation matters and instilling a client service discipline on case teams. According to Chambers, “her work and achievements have been incredible; she’s very efficient and client-focused.”

Lisa is active in the American Bar Association’s Sections on Antitrust and Litigation, and pens a regular column on practical litigation issues called Notes from the Field.

Education

  • Boston College Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif
  • Kenyon College, A.B., summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
Lisa C. Wood is associated with the following items:
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters Limits on the Court of Public Opinion: Is There an Ethical Obligation to Disclose Financial Relationships Between Litigants and the Media? - Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2016, Thursday, September 29, 2016
The Third Circuit Takes a Narrow View on What E-Discovery Costs May Be Awarded to Prevailing Parties - Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2016, Thursday, September 29, 2016
Rule 502: Does It Deliver on Its Promise? - Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2016, Thursday, September 29, 2016
Ethics for the Antitrust Attorney (July 25, 2016) - Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2016, Thursday, September 29, 2016
What You and Your Client Can and Should Do to Avoid Spoliation of Electronic Evidence - Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2016, Thursday, September 29, 2016
Awarding E-Discovery Costs to Prevailing Parties Under Rule 54(d) - Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2016, Thursday, September 29, 2016
Social Media Use During Trials: Status Updates from the Jury Box - Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2016, Thursday, September 29, 2016
Ethics for the Antitrust Attorney (PowerPoint slides) - Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2016, Thursday, September 29, 2016
Ethics for the Antitrust Attorney (July 24, 2017) - Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2017, Wednesday, November 01, 2017
Web Segment  Web Segment Ethics for Antitrust Attorneys - Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2017, Thursday, November 02, 2017
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Ethics for Antitrust Attorneys - Ethics for Antitrust Attorneys, Thursday, November 02, 2017
Transcripts  Transcripts Ethics for Antitrust Attorneys - Ethics for Antitrust Attorneys, Thursday, November 02, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Ethics for Antitrust Attorneys - Ethics for Antitrust Attorneys, Thursday, November 02, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2017, Tuesday, November 07, 2017, New York, NY
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