Cristina Delise joined The Lanier Law Firm in 2015 as an associate in the Pharmaceutical Litigation division. She primarily represents clients who have been injured by dangerous pharmaceutical drugs and medical devices.
After graduating Magna Cum Laude from St. John’s University, Cristina served as Deputy Chief of Staff for a New York State Assemblyman. In that role, she acted as a legislative advisor and focused her attention on healthcare and medical-related legislation.
Cristina attended St. John’s University School of Law. There, she expanded her interest in health law and concentrated her efforts on trial and appellate medical litigation. She served as President of the Women’s Law Society and Vice President of the Health Law Society. In addition, Cristina was a member of the St. John’s University School of Law Moot Court Honor Society, during which time she earned a national moot court championship in oral advocacy and was nationally recognized for her outstanding legal writing. In 2015, Cristina was awarded the prestigious St. John’s University School of Law Public Service Award for her notable Pro Bono work throughout her law school tenure.
Cristina’s interest in women’s studies coupled with her passion for health law, has made her a dedicated advocate for those injured by pharmaceutical drugs and medical devices.
Cristina is admitted to practice law in New York State. She is a member of the New York City Bar Association and proudly serves on the New York City Bar Association’s National Moot Court Competition Committee.