Lisa M. Lampkin


Phoenix, AZ | Los Angeles – Downtown, CA
D 213.878.0730 | C 310.387.2978


  • J.D., McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Trial Advocacy Honors, Certificate in International Law, 1998
  • B.A., University of California, Irvine, Philosophy, 1995

Lisa Lampkin is a Partner in Freeman Mathis & Gary’s Phoenix and Los Angeles offices. She is Office Co-Chair of the firm's Phoenix office and Vice-Chair of the firm's Western Coverage practice team. Her practice focuses on insurance claims made under commercial general liability, professional liability, employers liability, aviation, excess and umbrella liability policies. 

Her practice involves counseling clients regarding their coverage obligations and rights against others, litigating insurance actions, and advising clients on program-wide issues such as claims handling, litigation management, and underwriting. 

She has participated in a rigorous secondment program in both the United States and London insurance markets.  During her secondment, she worked directly with a client's in-house legal team to provide daily guidance on a wide-range of claims and underwriting issues involving specialty insurance risks in the global market. 

Her vast experience allows her to evaluate complex claims and assess the benefits and risks of litigation.  She works closely with her clients to find practical solutions that will enable her clients to resolve disputes and achieve their goals in a cost-effective manner. 

Particularly adept at helping her clients manage their monetary exposure and reputational risk in large catastrophic claims, Ms. Lampkin has experience representing clients throughout the country in disputes that involve complex legal issues, multiple parties, and significant monetary exposure.  She has represented clients in numerous jurisdictions across the United States.

Bar Admissions



U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit

U.S. District Court Central District of California

U.S. District Court District of Arizona

U.S. District Court Eastern District of California

U.S. District Court Northern District of California

U.S. District Court Southern District of California

Publications & Engagements
Representative Cases & Clients
  • Continental Casualty Company v. Consolidated Graphics Inc., 646 F.3d 210 (5th Cir. 2011)
  • CLM, Member
Awards and Recognition

  • Chambers and Partners USA Guide, California Insurance: Insurer (2024)
  • Southern California Super Lawyers (2014-2024)
  • Top 50 Women Southern California Super Lawyers (2017-2018)
  • Southern California Rising Stars (2009-2013)
Classes/Seminars Taught
  • CLM Annual Conference 2024, April 3, 2024, Unraveling the Competing Interests of Defense and Coverage to Reach a Favorable Resolution
  • 7th Annual Women in Insurance Leadership Execusummit, March 13, 2024, Getting Buy-In from Male Leaders for Female Advancement in Leadership