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LAWYERLISA

Real Estate Law. Estate Planning. Simplified.

LawyerLisa, LLC focuses on Real Estate Closings, Estate Planning, Probate Litigation, and Elder Law.  Our firm is here to provide clients with comprehensive solutions in a comfortable environment.  Let our experience lead you to the solutions you seek.

Lisa M Hostetler Attorney at Law LawyerLisa, LLC

Lisa M Hostetler, J.D., CELA*

Lisa M Hostetler is the Managing Attorney of LawyerLisa, LLC.  LawyerLisa's focus is to better serve our clients in an easy to understand and accessible manner.  Keeping pace with the changing market, timely communication with clients and agents and thoughtful legal advice are the cornerstones of the Firm.

*Certified as an Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation


EDUCATION

  • University of South Carolina, J.D., 2007
  • Bethany College B.A. summa cum laude 2004 

MEMBERSHIPS

  • South Carolina Bar 
    • Young Lawyers Division of the South Carolina Bar
  • North Carolina Bar
  • Lexington County Bar Association
  • Richland County Bar Association
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys - NAELA
  • National Elder Law Foundation - NELF
  • South Carolina Women Lawyers Association
  • Mortgage Lenders Association of Greater Columbia
    • Treasurer, 2011-2014
  • BIA of Central South Carolina
  • American Land Title Association
  • Palmetto Land Title Association
    • Awards Committee Chair, Election Committee Chair, PALPAC Committee Chair 2016-2017
    • President 2015-2016
    • President-Elect 2014-2015
    • Scholarship Chair 2011-2014
    • Scholarship Committee 2008-2011
  • Rotary Club of Five Points
    • Board of Directors, 2010-2012
    • Fellowship Co-Chair, 2010-2013
    • Public Relations Chair, 2014-2016
    • Funds Disbursement Committee, 2014-2015
  • Risk Management Advisor to USC Phi Mu, Lambda Theta Chapter, 2009-2011
  • Alumna of The Washington Center, 2004
  • Young Real Estate Professionals of the Midlands
    • Founder, 2013
  • SC Bar Pro Bono Committee, 2011-2014
  • Irmo Chamber of Commerce

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

  • Certified Elder Law Attorney*
    • *Certified as an Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation, the only organization approved by the American Bar Association to certify elder law attorneys
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of the Midlands' Woman of the Year, 2017
    • Raised over $52,000 to benefit LLS
  • Best and Brightest 35 and Under Honoree - Columbia Business Monthly, 2016
  • Palmetto Land Title Association - J. Lee McDonald award for excellence, 2016
  • Habitat for Humanity - Halo Award, 2016
  • The State Newspaper's 20 Under 40 Honoree, 2015
  • Irmo Chamber of Commerce "New Business of the Year", 2015
  • Rising Star, Super Lawyers, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • "Influential Women in Business" Rising Star Award Winner - Columbia Regional Business Report, 2013 
  • AV Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Legal Elite of the Midlands, Columbia Business Monthly, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
    • Recognized in Trusts & Estates and Real Estate categories
  • Rotary Foundation - Paul Harris Fellow
  • South Carolina Journal of International Law and Business, Business Editor
  • University of South Carolina School of Law - Dean's List
  • South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division - Star of the Quarter
  • VA Accredited Attorney
  • LLR Certified Continuing Education Instructor
    • Licensed Broker with Real Estate Commission

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

  • Irmo Chamber of Commerce
    • Board of Directors, 2015-2017
  • Sherwood Forest SC, President 2017
  • Leadership Columbia, Class of 2010 
  • Leadership Lexington County, Class of 2012
    • Chair of LICS (Lexington Interfaith Community Services) Project
  • South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division
    • Membership Publicity Committee, 2009
    • Cinderella Project Volunteer, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013-2014 Midlands Chair, 2014-2015 Statewide Chair, 2016
    • Edventure Summer Camp Volunteer, 2008
  • South Carolina Bar - Law Related Education
    • Middle School Mock Trial Team Attorney Coach, 2008-2009
    • Mock Trial Judge, 2010
  • Habitat for Humanity
    • Closing Attorney
  • Rotary Club of Five Points, 2008-2017
  • NAMI Walk Supporter
  • Special Assistant Attorney General serving the Criminal Domestic Violence Pro Bono Prosecution Program
  • The Cooperative Ministry
    • Board of Directors, 2012-2015
  • Young Leaders Society of the United Way
    • Co-Chair of RTT United Way Giving Campaign, 2013-2014
  • Chair of Law Clerk Committee, 2011-2014
  • S.C. Law Answers, volunteer, 2013

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

  • University of South Carolina School of Law, Guest Lecturer, 2015, 2016
  • University of South Carolina, Community Law Week Speaker, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Co-presenter of the Real Estate Essentials CLE for the SC Bar, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Presenter and author of "10 Greatest Estate Planning Techniques" for the SC Bar on-demand program, 2015
  • LawyerLisa Real Estate School, SC LLR Certified Presenter, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Habitat for Humanity class presenter on real estate and estate planning
  • First American Title Annual Seminar
  • Palmetto Land Title Association Annual Spring Convention: 2014 Probate Code Revisions & Other Tips & Tricks Every Lawyer Should Know, 2014
  • Palmetto Land Title Association Annual Spring Convention: Love & Marriage....and Title, 2015
  • Palmetto Land Title Association Annual Spring Convention: "It's a Matter of Trust" Probate Law and How it Affects Real Property, 2016
  • Law School for Non-Lawyers, Real Estate and Landlord-Tenant Law, 2015
  • Lunch and Learn Special Needs Trusts, 2013
  • Continuing Education Class: Estates and Trusts in Real Estate Transactions, 2013
  • Carolinas Council for Affordable Housing Annual Meeting ADA and Fair Housing Laws, 2012
  • Advanced Title Insurance Issues: Owners' and Lenders' Concerns and Advanced Issues in Due Diligence, 2012
  • Title Workshop: From Examination to Commitment, 2011
  • Advanced Real Estate, 2011
  • Annual Landlord-Tenant Law, 2011, 2016
  • University of South Carolina Paralegal Certificate Program, Contract Law Instructor, 2009-2016
  • YLD Diversity Seminar: Women in Law Taking Care of Business, Panelist, 2015
  • Women's Leadership Institute panelist: Women Entrepreneurs and the Law, 2016
  • 31st Annual Chicago Title Claims & Underwriting Seminar: "You Can't Always Get What You Want" Probate Panel, 2016
  • Rotary Club Speaker (various clubs), 2016, 2017

LawyerLisa, LLC 534 St. Andrews Road Ste B Columbia, SC 29210 Phone: 803.563.5163

LawyerLisa, LLC 5175 Sunset Boulevard Ste 1 Lexington, SC 29072 

Serving: Anderson | Clemson | Columbia | Ballentine | Blythewood | Cayce | Chapin | Elgin |  Forest Acres | Fort Jackson | Gadsden | Gaston | Gilbert | Greenville | Hopkins | Irmo | Lake Carolina | Lake Murray | Laurens | Lexington | Pelion | Rock Hill | Red Bank | Seven Oaks | South Congaree | Springdale | St Andrews | Simpsonville | Swansea | West Columbia | White Rock