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Atty. Lisa Lori

Chair of the Board

Atty. Lori, Philadelphia, is a partner with Klehr, Harrison, Harvey, Branzburg LLP. She represents businesses, including Fortune 500 companies, higher education and health care institutions and individuals, in a full range of complex business litigation and strategic advising matters. She co-chairs her firm’s higher education and healthcare industry groups. Atty. Lori is recognized as a leading commercial litigation attorney in Pennsylvania by Chambers USA (2021-2022). Chambers USA ranks leading lawyers and law firms across the USA based on in-depth market analysis and independent research. She also is a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, a highly selective, invitation-only honorary society of trial lawyers composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers. Selection is based on excellence and accomplishment in litigation and superior ethical reputation. She further is AV Preeminent rated by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubble, the highest rating for legal ability and general ethics, as well as being named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer by a vote of her peers. In addition to serving on Marywood’s board of trustees, Atty. Lori also is a member of the board of directors of Jefferson University Physicians (2021–present). Since beginning her service on Marywood’s Board of Trustees in 2014, she has served as secretary of Marywood’s Board, and, for the past six years, as chair of the board. Atty. Lori, who holds a bachelor of science degree in fashion design from Marywood University (Scranton, Pa.), earned her Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree, cum laude, from Temple University School of Law (Philadelphia, Pa.), where she served as editor in chief of the Temple Political and Civil Rights Law Review.  Atty. Lori also earned a master of laws (LL.M.) degree in trial advocacy from Temple University (Philadelphia, Pa).