Ratings & Reviews
a great lawyer and a wonderful teacher
top-notch trial lawyer. won nacdl's heaney award -- nacdl's highest award.
best before a jury of any lawyer
About Lisa Monet Wayne
Outstanding Female Graduate Pepperdine Law School 1985. National Lecturer and Teacher University of Colorado, Cardoza Law School and Harvard Law School. National Television Legal Analyst ABC, CNN, MSNBC and Fox News. Colorado State Public Defender, 1985-1998. Senior Trial Attorney, Denver Office, 1985-1990. Office Head, Pueblo Office, 1990-1992. Senior Trial Attorney, Denver Office, 1992-1998 and Division Lead, 1985-1999. Featured in: Newsweek, Time Magazine, New York Magazine, New York Times, Denver Post, Rocky Mountain News, and Minneapolis Star; Denver Black Magazine. Chair, NACDL Continuing Legal Education Committee, 2003-2005. Member, Budget Committee, Executive Committee National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2003-2005. Colorado Criminal Defense, Sam Cary Bar Association. Recipient, Robert Heeney NACDL Award, 2005. Colorado Supreme Court Standing Committee, Colorado Rules for Professional Conduct, 2003—. Adjunct Law Professor, University of Colorado Law School.
- 1986, Colorado
- U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
Law School Attended
- Pepperdine University Class of 1985 J.D.
- outstanding female graduate
- University of Colorado Class of 1981 B.A.
Associations & Memberships
- Sam Cary Bar Association
- Colorado Criminal Defense Bar
- National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys (Current Board Member, 2000—, Life Member)