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  • Education
    • J.D., University of Colorado-Boulder, 2018
    • B.A., University of California-Santa Barbara, 2015

Isuri Lawson is committed to understanding the industry in which her clients operate. Isuri partners with Polsinelli's seasoned attorneys to provide litigation strategies that align with their broader business objectives. Isuri strives to be the go to resource for any questions that may arise for her clients and works to develop creative solutions. Isuri’s practice focuses on commercial and energy litigation where she strategically advises clients regarding potential litigation concerns and regulatory compliance in addition to assisting in contract negotiations and analysis of contract terms. Although originally from California, as an alumni of the University of Colorado Law School at Boulder, Isuri has become a part of the Colorado community. As part of her involvement in the Denver community, Isuri enjoys providing pro bono legal services at events through the Colorado Lawyer’s Committee. 

  • Prepared witnesses to develop trial testimony
  • Developed cross examinations in preparation for trial
  • Advised concerning litigation defenses in preparation for trial
  • Advised concerning preservation of objections and procedural posture while at trial
  • Assisted in drafting contracts between clients and local governments
  • Presented oral arguments at court hearings 
  • Managed e-discovery in complex federal district court
  • Collaborated with operators and local governments to negotiate energy agreements 
  • Advised operators and local governments regarding compliance with energy agreements
  • Drafted motions and briefs for complex federal district court cases