Lisa A. McPherson


Lisa A. McPherson has over 25 years of experience representing health care providers throughout Kansas. Her law practice encompasses litigation, regulatory matters, and business transactions for individuals and entities in the health care field, and her medical malpractice litigation experience includes a wide range of medical negligence claims, including complex birth injury cases, catastrophic permanent injury cases, and wrongful death claims. Lisa has participated as defense counsel in more than 40 jury trials in both state and federal courts.

Raised in Newton, Kansas, Lisa appreciates how important professional medical services are to growing a community and has extended her practice to regulatory compliance and transactional matters for physicians and hospitals. Her practice also includes business agreements and organizational counseling for the healthcare industry, including risk management, anti-kickback, Stark and HIPAA.

Admitted to practice

  • Kansas, 1994
  • United States District Court, District of Kansas
  • United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Kansas
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

Education

  • Washburn University School of Law, J.D., Dean's Honors, 1994
  • University of Southern California, B.S., with honors, 1991

Civic/Social Involvement

  • Junior League of Wichita, Inc., President (2005 - 2006), Board of Directors (1998-1999, 2002-2004)
  • East Heights United Methodist Church, Member, Hospitality Coordinator
  • Wichita Swim Club Board of Directors

Honors, Affiliations and Professional Memberships

  • The Best Lawyers in America©, 2021
  • Kansas Super Lawyer, 2012 - 2020
  • Wichita Business Journal Women Who Lead in Professional Services, 2021
  • Wichita Business Journal 40 Under 40 Class, 2006
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Kansas Association of Defense Counsel
  • American Bar Association
  • Kansas Bar Association
  • Kansas Bar Association
    • Nominating Committee (past)
    • Awards Committee (member)
  • Wichita Bar Association
    • Medical/Legal Committee (past Chair)
    • Civil Practice Committee
  • Kansas Women Attorneys Association
    • Area Representative (2001-2003)
    • Subcommitee Chair for annual state meeting/CLE
  • Wichita Women Attorneys Association, Member
  • Central National Bank
    • Board of Directors
    • Director and Audit Committee Chair
  • Washburn University School of Law Alumni Association
    • Board of Governors
  • Wesley E. Brown Inn of Court (past member)
Lisa A. McPherson
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