J.D., Hamline University, 1989
B.S., University of Wisconsin, Madison, with Honors, 1985
U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan, 2005
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin, 2007
Lisa Kinney serves clients in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan from our office in Ironwood, Michigan. She focuses her practice on workers’ compensation claims in all three states.
Lisa has been selected as a Fellow of the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance and acts as its current state Chair. Prior to joining the firm Lisa served as a Staff Attorney for Workers’ Compensation Court of Appeals, 1989-1990. Certified Mediator in the State of Michigan. Provides Volunteer mediation services through UPCAP. Volunteer Ombudsman for the State of Michigan, providing review and inspection of Long Term Care facilities.
In her spare time, Lisa is active with her husband taking care of her puppies, riding motorcycles and camping/hiking.
Speaker, CLM Workers’ Compensation Seminar held July 12, 2013 in Chicago, IL.
Speaker, Workers’ Compensation and Case Law, Spectrum Insurance Group, 2011
Panelist, Demystifying Outcome Driven Claims Management, Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Services seminar, 2010
Frequent lecturer on the topics presented in Wisconsin workers’ compensation law to clients in several states
Michigan State Chair, Claims & Litigation Management Alliance
Member, Claims & Litigation Management Alliance
Minnesota State Bar Association
Hennepin County Bar Association
American Bar Association
Minnesota Women Lawyers’
Wisconsin State Bar Association
Michigan State Bar Association
Federal Court Bar
Author of various articles on and changes to Minnesota and Wisconsin workers’ compensation law and Wisconsin Workers’ Compensation Primer
Author, Michigan Workers’ Compensation Law Primer