Marisa focuses her practice in the areas of environmental and energy litigation.
An experienced researcher, Marisa has analyzed and reviewed a variety of legal topics, from general litigation matters and case law to rulings and pending motions concerning criminal and civil cases. She routinely monitors and provides updates about changes to environmental regulations and the constantly evolving challenges of the energy, natural resources, and environmental fields.
In addition to receiving her juris doctor degree magna cum laude, Marisa earned a graduate certificate in energy law and policy and a graduate diploma in comparative law from the Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center. While in law school, Marisa served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Chief Judge Shelly D. Dick of the US District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana and as an academic tutor for torts. She was on the editorial board as a senior articles editor for Volume X of the LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources, where she was also a published author. Marisa was a finalist in the Institute for Energy Law’s 2021 Hartrick Scholar Writing Competition and is the recipient of multiple prestigious awards and scholarships.