Lisa E. Pizza

Lisa E. Pizza: Attorney with Spengler Nathanson P.L.L.
  • Partner at Spengler Nathanson P.L.L.
  • 900 Adams Street, Toledo, OH 43604
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  • Lisa was an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Ohio before joining the firm in 1985. Lisa's work emphasizes the areas of education and employment law. She represents school boards, municipalities, county agencies, and other public entities in matters of employment relations and employee discipline, public bidding and contracting, and compliance with public records and sunshine laws. Lisa defends employers against claims of employment discrimination, both in litigation and before administrative agencies. She also represents school boards on student-related concerns, such as student discipline issues and matters involving the education of students with disabilities.
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    4.4/5.0 (2)
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Assistant Attorney General, State of Ohio, 1981-1985.

Areas of Practice (36)

  • Administrative Hearings and Appeals
  • Public Law
  • Arbitration
  • Appellate Practice
  • Civil Appeals
  • Civil Rights Defense
  • Discrimination
  • Education Law
  • Academic Employment
  • Public School Law
  • School Board Defense
  • School Board Liability
  • School District Liability
  • School Law
  • Special Education
  • Student Discipline
  • Government Immunity
  • Governmental Liability
  • Local Government Defense
  • Political Subdivision Liability
  • Labor and Employment
  • Employment Arbitration
  • Employment at Will
  • Employment Civil Rights
  • Employment Defense
  • Employment Disability Discrimination
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Fair Labor Standards
  • Harassment
  • Labor Arbitration
  • Labor Relations
  • Management Employment Law
  • Personnel Training
  • Public Sector Employment Law
  • Public Sector Labor Relations
  • Municipal Labor Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
419-491-7167  Phone
(419) 252-6227  Phone
(419) 241-8599  Fax
Mailing Address:
Four SeaGate, Suite 400, Toledo, OH 43604
University Attended:
Miami University, B.A., 1976
Law School Attended:
The University of Toledo, J.D., 1980
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio; 1981, Ohio; U.S. Supreme Court
Ohio State Bar Association. Toledo Bar Association (Member, Public Law Committee; Past Member, Notaries and Grievance Investigation Committees). Ohio Council of School Board Attorneys.
Special Agencies:
Ohio Chiropractic Examining Board, 1985-1987; Ohio Student Loan Commission, 1990-1993.
Reported Cases:
Bakies v. Perrysburg (2006) 108 Ohio St.3d 361, 2006-Ohio-1190; Cordrey v. Euckert (6th Cir. 1990), 917 F.2d 1460, cert. denied, 499 U.S. 938 (1991).
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

4.4/5.0 (2 reviews)
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