Lysette is a member of Taft’s Labor Relations, Public Law, Education - Litigation, Employment Law, and Commercial Litigation practice groups.

Prior to joining Taft, Lysette served as a Taft Cleveland summer associate in 2018 and 2019. She received her J.D., cum laude, from Case Western Reserve University School of Law. While in law school, Lysette was co-president of the Hispanic Law Student Association and senior tech-editor of the War Crime Prosecution Watch newsletter. Lysette also served as a tutor and Honors Fellow for Case’s Upper Level writing courses. She is a Clinton and Margaret DeWitt Scholar.

Lysette earned her bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Writing & Rhetoric from Colgate University, summa cum laude, and was a member of the Colgate Women’s Soccer team.


  • Honoree, 100+ Latinos Cleveland Must Know List, 2021


  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law (2020)

    cum laude

  • Colgate University (2017)

    summa cum laude


  • State - Ohio

Speeches and Publications


Co-author, “Considering Students With Disabilities in the Context of Remote and Hybrid Learning,” Taft Law Bulletin, Sept. 9, 2021

Co-author, “COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements in Higher Education,” Taft Law Bulletin, Sept. 9, 2021

Co-author, “SAVE Students Act — Anonymous Reporting System: Requirements and Details,” Taft Law Bulletin, Sept. 2, 2021

Author, “The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 COBRA Premium Subsidy,” Taft Law Bulletin, April 21, 2021

Professional Affiliations

  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association