Lisa is a partner in our New York office.

Lisa  B. Gorrin
Lisa B. Gorrin
New York
P+1 212 430 3153
Lisa  B. Gorrin

Lisa specializes in executive compensation and employee benefits matters for start-ups, emerging growth and public companies as well as their executives. She counsels companies on compensation and benefits issues that arise in public and private M&A transactions and venture financings. Lisa provides advice on the design, negotiation and implementation of employment agreements and equity-based incentive and other compensation programs for public and private companies, management groups and individual executives. Her practice also includes compensation-related corporate governance and SEC compliance, and other corporate, tax, and securities law matters.

Lisa was part of Gunderson Dettmer teams that represented Etsy in its IPO and Tumblr in its sale to Yahoo!. She speaks on executive compensation topics at legal and investment conferences, recently on the "Show Me the Money (Getting Liquid)" panel at the Tech GC: Full Stack GC Conference and at the Nasdaq Private Market secondary liquidity round table. Lisa is admitted to practice in New York.


  • Columbia Law School, J.D.
  • Dartmouth College, B.A., Russian Area Studies
    • magna cum laude


  • New York