Lisa M. Budris

Lisa M. Budris

Manhattan Beach, California
(310) 779-9484
(310) 773-3010


Lisa M. Budris has been practicing criminal defense law for over 20 years, taking on compelling and challenging criminal cases, always with a positive outcome. In addition to criminal law, Ms. Budris has extensive experience in Immigration Law. With respect to Criminal Defense Ms. Budris focuses on Murder, Attempted Murder, Drug Offenses, Parole Violations, Felonies, Misdemeanors, Robberies, Assaults, Domestic Violence, and Sex Crimes.


Ms. Budris is passionate about using her knowledge of the law to fight for just results on behalf of her clients. She is committed to working hard for each and every client, and ensuring they are provided with superior service throughout the duration of their case or legal matter. Ms. Budris understands that any legal matter can be stressful and daunting, but always ensures her clients are prepared and set up for the best chance of success. Protecting her clients' rights and advocating for their best interests, in addition to fighting aggressively for what they deserve, has always been her number one priority and focus with any case she takes on.


Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Juvenile Defense
  • DUI Defense

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • Florida


  • Gonzaga University School of Law, Spokane, Washington
    • J.D. - 1998
  • University of Florida College of Law
    • LL.M. Taxation - 1999
  • Pepperdine University
    • B.A. - 1992

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • California Public Defenders Association
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • South Bay Bar Association
  • California Attorneys for Criminal Justice
  • National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • American Bar Association
  • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles