Lisa Tenorio-Kutzkey is the US Chair and Global Co-Chair of DLA Piper’s Antitrust & Competition Group and the US leader of DLA Piper’s Global Cartel Practice where she oversees nearly 60 partners in 40 countries.  For over 20 years, Lisa – or "LT-K" as she is known by her colleagues – has successfully prosecuted and defended clients in bet-the-company litigation and high profile, high risk criminal prosecutions.  

Lisa is a former prosecutor with the US Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, and with the US Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of California.  Under US Attorney Bob Mueller, she was appointed to the elite Enron Task Force to investigate potential criminal manipulation of the California energy market and related crimes. 

Lisa’s experience as a seasoned litigator – coupled with her background as a former federal prosecutor – has established her as the “go-to” lawyer for companies and individuals facing government scrutiny, particularly in antitrust cartel, white collar, and complex, multi-jurisdictional investigations and defense.  Known for her strategic lawyering and tenacious pursuit of justice, clients and peers have described her as a "brilliant" attorney with "deft cunning" and the "practical" "know how to get to the real issue."