Lisa Cho joined the County Attorney’s Office in 2019. She currently serves several school districts as part of the Schools and Special Education teams, and represents the Assessment Appeals Board and Elections Office. 


Undergraduate: University of British Columbia

Law School: University of British Columbia, Faculty of Law

Graduate: U.C. Hastings College of the Law

Prior Experience

Upon graduation from law school in 2005, Lisa worked as an associate attorney at several boutique firms in Stockton, San Francisco, and Los Angeles, focusing primarily on insurance defense and construction defect litigation. From 2008-2019, Lisa was employed as a Court Staff Attorney for the San Mateo County Superior Court. As a senior member of the Court’s staff, she provided legal research and writing support to the judiciary, drafting memoranda, tentative rulings, and orders on matters involving all areas of civil law.


Lisa Y. Cho
Lisa Y. Cho
Deputy County Attorney
(650) 363-1824