New York-based EisnerAmper (FY18 net revenue of $360.7 million) announced that tax partner and co-leader of the firm’s real estate practice, Lisa Knee, was named a 2019 “Outstanding Woman in Law” by Hofstra University’s School of Law.
“She received this accolade based on her exemplary leadership and strong commitment to ensuring the advancement of women, along with her noteworthy and inspiring contributions to the legal community,” the firm announced. Knee will be honored at an April 22 awards reception in Uniondale, N.Y.
A leader for the firm’s real estate private equity group, her 25 years of experience covers highly complex acquisitions, refinancing, dispositions, tax structuring, partnership disputes and much more. She is often quoted in Bloomberg and Crain’s, and she frequently moderates panels featuring some of the biggest names in commercial real estate.
“We’re very proud of how Lisa has utilized her vast skills and experience to help make EisnerAmper a preeminent real estate advisory practice,” says Jay Weinstein, MP of markets and industries. “Her brilliant legal and business mind are a tremendous asset to the firm, and she is also a wonderful role model for tomorrow’s attorneys and businesspeople.”