Employee Rights Group - Maine

Thank you for all your help on [AW's] case. Without you, nothing would have come from it. We will be sending people your way. We hope that we will not need your help again, but if we do you will be hearing from us.”

- J.W., East Machias.
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Lisa Butler

Lisa has practiced employment law for employees in Maine, Florida and Maryland for over 15 years.  For more than a decade she worked with legal services in Maryland and Florida representing migrant farmworkers on employment conditions, wage, health and safety and worker exploitation issues.  Since returning to Maine in 2008, Lisa has represented employees on civil rights cases, including discrimination, retaliation and whistleblower claims in State and Federal Courts.  Reported decisions on cases which she with co-counsel litigated include Carmichael v. Verso Paper, 679 F. Supp. 2d 109 (D. Me. 2010) and Osher v. University of Maine System, 703 F. Supp. 2d 51 (D. Me. 2010).


J.D., cum laude, University of Maine School of Law

B.A., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Maine State Bar Association

Maine Employment Lawyers Association

Worker Rights Board of Eastern Maine