Lisa Haines

Lisa Haines Business Lawyer New England

Attorney, Member of the Firm
Phone: 978-254-5560
Email: lhaines@outsidegc.com

Lisa has been an attorney with Outside GC since 2009, having joined us after most recently being General Counsel at Charles River Ventures.

Lisa brings a wealth of experience to Outside GC representing both public and private clients and handling a wide range of corporate matters including M&A, VC financings and software licensing. Having served as in-house counsel as well as outside general counsel to companies for over 17 years, Lisa understands the importance of having a practical business perspective for her clients.

Lisa's clients at Outside GC include Sparta SystemsInquisitHealthTourMatters and Volition Capital.

Prior to joining Charles River Ventures, she was Associate General Counsel at Monster Worldwide serving as primary senior attorney for monster.com, supporting its product, sales, business development, alliances, finance and marketing functions. Lisa joined Monster Worldwide from Interactive Data Corporation where she was Assistant General Counsel advising management relating to SEC and NYSE compliance matters.

Lisa started her legal career at Hale and Dorr, LLP (now WilmerHale) where she was a junior partner specializing in the representation of emerging venture-backed technology companies.

She is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the State of New York. Lisa holds a B.A. in International Relations from Brown University and a J.D. cum laude from Boston University School of Law.

Lisa enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, coaching soccer and playing ice hockey.