Lisa Collins helps clients protect their technology. Lisa is actively involved in intellectual property management, licensing, litigation, and privacy and technology transactions. Lisa leads the supervision of the firm’s Patent Indemnification Recovery team where she has diverted and recovered in excess of nine figures; regularly advises clients on IP strategy, licensing, privacy, trade secrets, and trademark portfolio management; and handles numerous technology transactions. In addition, Lisa is a seasoned litigator who helps companies defend their products and intellectual property. Lisa has extensive litigation experience, and has tried several complex state and federal jury trials and specialized bench trials; has appeared as first and second chair before federal and state trial courts, administrative courts, and domestic and international arbitration panels; and has argued before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Her litigation background, integrated with her transactional work in intellectual property, allows Lisa to have a deeper understanding of her clients’ business needs and concerns and to bring value to their businesses.
Lisa is consistently named as a Rising Star by Georgia Super Lawyers and was a recipient of the Daily Report’s 2015 “On the Rise” award, which names the top 40 Georgia lawyers under the age of 40 who are making a difference in the legal community and the community at large. Lisa has also been recognized in the Daily Report’s Women Lawyers Edition. Lisa is very active in the Atlanta community and serves on the Executive Board for the Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys and chairs the organization’s signature fundraising event, the Glitter Gala. Also, she is the Vice President of the Georgetown Club of Metropolitan Atlanta.