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Lisa S. DelGrosso

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Biography

Lisa focuses her practice in the area of commercial and business litigation, representing clients in state and federal courts in a variety of disputes, including Uniform Commercial Code litigation, trade secret litigation, class action defense, business torts, unfair competition, false advertising and Lanham Act claims, breach of contract and promissory estoppel actions, product liability defense, title insurance policy and closing protection letter claims, and insurance recovery actions. In addition, Lisa counsels clients on litigation avoidance, document retention obligations, and arbitrates and mediates commercial and business disputes for firm clients. Lisa also acts as general counsel to the firm, providing legal advice on all firm-related legal matters.

Prior to joining Brouse McDowell, Lisa served for two years as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Clair E. Dickinson in the Ohio Ninth District Court of Appeals.

  • Biography

    Lisa focuses her practice in the area of commercial and business litigation, representing clients in state and federal courts in a variety of disputes, including Uniform Commercial Code litigation, trade secret litigation, class action defense, business torts, unfair competition, false advertising and Lanham Act claims, breach of contract and promissory estoppel actions, product liability defense, title insurance policy and closing protection letter claims, and insurance recovery actions. In addition, Lisa counsels clients on litigation avoidance, document retention obligations, and arbitrates and mediates commercial and business disputes for firm clients. Lisa also acts as general counsel to the firm, providing legal advice on all firm-related legal matters.

    Prior to joining Brouse McDowell, Lisa served for two years as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Clair E. Dickinson in the Ohio Ninth District Court of Appeals.

  • Professional & Civic Activities
    • Lisa is a member of the Akron, Ohio State and American Bar Associations and has been a long-term member of the Scanlon Inn of Court. Lisa is a Fellow of the Akron Bar Foundation, has been recognized as a 2005 and 2006 Ohio SuperLawyers Rising Star, and was appointed by the Ohio Supreme Court in 2006 to serve as a mentor to newly admitted lawyers.
  • Articles & Presentations
    • Lisa has presented at various seminars on electronic discovery and related spoliation concerns.
  • Representative Engagements
    • Successfully defended a large international manufacturer in two separate class actions in federal court (S.D. Fla. and S.D. Cal.)
    • Represented plaintiff in federal court action against competitor for false advertising and Lanham Act violations; obtained favorable settlement for client
    • Represented several plaintiffs in actions to protect trade secrets and enjoin former employees' use of corporate trade secrets; successfully obtained injunctions for clients
    • Successfully represented plaintiffs in environmental insurance recovery litigation
    • Defended major appliance manufacturer against negligence and strict product liability claims
    • Obtained summary judgment for business client, as plaintiff, on breach of commercial contract claim
    • Successfully defended UCC product defect and breach of warranty claims
    • Obtained summary judgment for manufacturer of telephone systems against claims of Uniform Commercial Code violations
    • Ongoing advice to clients on document retention obligations, particularly as it relates to electronic discovery
    • Represented title insurance underwriter on nationwide basis on title insurance and closing protection letter claims