LISA J. McMAINS, Partner

(714) 542-5400 x 418 | Fax (714) 972-2599
Lisa.McMains@bdmklaw.com

Lisa McMains practices insurance defense and professional liability defense on behalf of insurance carriers, physicians, pharmacists, and hospitals.  She covers all aspects of civil litigation with an emphasis on liability and construction defect insurance litigation, including wrongful death, personal injury and property damage, public entity defense, product liability and medical malpractice defense.  Ms. McMains has been practicing law in the insurance defense industry since 1993.

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Science in Law, Western State University – 1990
Juris Doctor Degree, Western State University College of Law – 1992

BAR ADMISSION
California State Bar
U.S. District Court, Central District of California
U.S. District Court, Southern District of California

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
Orange County Bar Association
Association of Southern California Defense Counsel – Board Member
Defense Research Institute
American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
The Civil Trial Advocacy Series – “Closing Arguments.”  Orange County Bar Association Education Committee (2016)

Masters in Trial – “A Trial Demonstration from Opening Statement through Jury Deliberation.”  ABOTA Foundation (2016)

Don’t Let Key Evidence Slip Through the Cracks.  How to Gather Critical Evidence During Discovery to Assist your Experts and Prove Your Case.” ASCDC 19th Annual Santa Barbara Seminar (2006)