Lisa serves as our CEO and director of all paralegal operations. She founded Paramount after realizing the value of working from home and spending more time with family. Lisa has over ten years experience as a litigation paralegal handling highly complex matters all around the country. Lisa has expertise with every type of work product from complaints and discovery to motions and demand packages.
Valeri has a background as a court stenographer, which allows her to fully understand and appreciate the needs of our law firm clients. Val handles operations for the company, as well as making sure all jobs meet our strict quality control guidelines. She also handles marketing and client relations for our East Coast operations. Val lives in the Philadelphia suburbs with her husband, an attorney and part owner of Paramount.
Heather M. Abissi, is an attorney beginning her 16th year of practice, having served as an Executive Assistant District Attorney, Criminal Defense Attorney, Civil Rights Attorney, Tort Attorney, Family Law Attorney, Matrimonial Attorney, and Senior Assistant Corporation Counsel for the City of New York, and Corporate Outside Counsel. Ms. Abissi’s current practice is focused on legal writing, editing, contract negotiation, oral argument, trial support and strategy. She particularly enjoys helping other attorneys succeed and achieve more time and balance by helping them with their legal research and writing.