Lisa M. Madden

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Focus of Practice

  • Workers' Compensation Defense

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2009


  • J.D., San Joaquin College of Law, 2009
  • B.A., California State University, Fresno, 2003

Professional and Civic Involvement

  • State Bar of California
  • Fresno County Bar Association

Lisa Madden is an associate with PKNW. Her primary focus is workers’ compensation defense.

Ms. Madden completed the paralegal program at Fresno City College and went on to complete a Bachelors of Art in Pre-Law Philosophy, at California State University Fresno. She attended San Joaquin College of Law and completed her Juris Doctor degree in 2009. Ms. Madden has practiced law since 2009, but has over 15 years of legal experience starting with a paralegal career at Parker, Kern, Nard and Wenzel.

Ms. Madden has experience working with fraud investigation units and various district attorneys in the state to combat fraudulent workers’ compensation claims. She is an aggressive litigator, participating in many trials with favorable outcomes.

She has also participated in agency and employer presentations on key topics facing employers.

When not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband, her dogs and cats, and wine tasting.