Lisa Roccanova concentrates her practice in the area of complex/catastrophic, general negligence, construction and product liability claims. The daughter of a long-time railroad attorney, Lisa had extensive exposure to the nuances of defense law from an early age.

Lisa was named an Illinois Rising Star by Thomson Reuters' Super Lawyers for 2019 through 2022. The Rising Stars list recognizes the top up-and-coming attorneys who exhibit excellence in practice. Only 2.5 percent of Illinois attorneys receive this distinction.

Lisa earned her J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law , graduating cum laude in 2015. While in law school, she earned a CALI Award for Civil Procedure. She also externed for a District Court Judge sitting in the Northern District of Illinois. Lisa holds a B.S. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.


  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D. , 2015
    • Cum Laude
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, B.S., 2012


  • Illinois, 2015


  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Lisa brings tremendous energy and passion to her work, earning her the respect of clients and partners alike.