Lisa A. Balestrini

Associate / Baltimore, MD , Scranton, PA

LISA A. BALESTRINI is a resident in our Scranton Regional Office. She practices almost exclusively in the area of casualty defense, and focuses her practice on professional malpractice and premises liability. Ms. Balestrini also handles matters involving employment issues, motor vehicle law and workers’ compensation.

Ms. Balestrini has spoken to bar associations and health care provider associations on a variety of topics, including: How to Terminate an Employee Lawfully, Discrimination and Sexual Harassment– The New Legal Landscape, Basic Wage and Hour Law in Pennsylvania, and Negligent Hiring.

Ms. Balestrini received her B.A. from Wilkes University in 1990, and her J.D. from the Temple University School of Law in 1996. Temple Law awarded her the William R. Spoffard Award for Outstanding Legal Scholarship in 1996. She is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and Maryland.

Areas of Practice

  • Casualty Defense
  • Employment Law -- Employer
  • Motor Vehicle
  • Premises Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Workers' Compensation

Bar Admissions

  • 1997 Maryland
  • 1996 Pennsylvania


  • 1996 Temple University Philadelphia, PA J.D.
  • 1990 Wilkes University Wilkes- Barre, PA B.A.

Court Admissions

  • 2018 United States District Court - Maryland

CONTACT Lisa A. Balestrini / (570) 343-0029 (phone) / (570) 343-1534 (fax)