Lisa Strejlau is an Associate in the New York office of Labaton Sucharow LLP. Lisa focuses on prosecuting complex securities fraud cases on behalf of institutional and individual investors.
Lisa has been recognized as a Rising Star of the Plaintiffs Bar by The National Law Journal "Elite Trial Lawyers."
Lisa represents investors in cases related to the protection of the financial markets in trial courts throughout the country. In particular, Lisa is a founding member of the team leading the Firm’s efforts to litigate federal securities claims against companies in state courts following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Cyan, Inc. v. Beaver County Employees Retirement Fund. This includes prosecuting In re PlayAGS, Inc. Securities Litigation, a case against a Las Vegas-based electronic gaming manufacturer that allegedly misled investors about its competitive strengths and growth strategies, City of Warwick Municipal Employees Pension Fund v. Restaurant Brands International, Inc. et al., a case against Burger King and Tim Hortons’ parent company alleging the documents used in the company’s 2019 secondary offerings misrepresented its growth position and the success of Tim Hortons’ loyalty program, and In re Honest Company, Inc. Securities Litigation, a case against a Los Angeles-based clean household and personal care brand that allegedly misrepresented the efficacy of its products and demand amidst the COVID-19 pandemic in its 2021 IPO materials.
Lisa has played a pivotal role in securing favorable settlements for investors in class actions against ADT, Inc., a leading provider of security home solutions, ($30 million recovery); commercial landscaping company BrightView Holdings, Inc. ($11.5 million recovery); and lithium producer Livent Corporation ($7.4 million recovery).
Previously, Lisa served as a Summer Associate at the Firm. Prior to joining Labaton Sucharow, Lisa served as a judicial intern in the United States Bankruptcy Court in the Southern District of New York under the Honorable Sean H. Lane, as well as a judicial intern in the New York County Supreme Court’s Commercial Division under the Honorable Barry Ostrager.
Lisa is an active member of the Federal Bar Council and the New York City Bar Association, where she serves on the City Bar’s National Moot Court Competition Committee.
Lisa earned her Juris Doctor from St. John’s University School of Law, where she served as an Article & Notes Editor for the American Bankruptcy Institute Law Review and an Associate Competition Director for the Moot Court Honor Society. She received her bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University.
2019, New York
U.S. Court of Appeals
2022, Second Circuit
2022, Ninth Circuit
U.S. District Court
2019, Southern District of New York
2019, Eastern District of New York