Lisa M. Starita

Lisa Starita is an associate in the firm's Electronic Payments Group. She will concentrate her practice on payments compliance and contractual issues involving money transmitters, payment facilitators, mobile application payment providers, independent sales organizations, sponsorship and licensing agreements, and agent bank and association contracts.

Prior to joining Jaffe, Lisa was vice president and counsel, privacy and legal compliance at Merchant Customer Exchange LLC in Boston, Mass. In this role, she was responsible for all activities, training, policies and procedures related to organizational compliance and privacy programs

She earned her Juris Doctor degree from Arizona State University College of Law in Tempe, where she was the recipient of the Willard H. Pedrick Scholar for Academic Excellence award. She earned a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. and a Bachelor of Science degree in justice studies from Arizona State University. Lisa is also a cadet/officer candidate at the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo.

Bar Admissions

  • Arizona
  • Not admitted to practice in Michigan