Elizabeth (Lisa) Borne

Elizabeth “Lisa” Borne is the managing partner of Tabary & Borne, LLC.  She is an experienced litigator in the areas of insurance defense, medical malpractice defense, and commercial litigation.  Lisa’s insurance experience includes first and third-party disputes, including claims for property damage, business interruption, and bodily injury.  She has also defended individual healthcare professionals and hospitals. In addition to commercial clients, Lisa also represents individuals in matters involving domestic disputes, community property partitions, and personal injury claims.

Lisa received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Loyola University and a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of St. Thomas School of Law in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 2006. While at St. Thomas, she participated in Moot Court and was an Executive Member of the Board of Advocates. Lisa was admitted to the Louisiana State Bar in 2006.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • St. Bernard Bar Association- Executive Chair 2022-2023
  • St. Bernard Chamber of Commerce- Executive Chair 2021, current Board member
  • LSBA House of Delegates, 2019- present
  • St. Bernard Parish Land Use Planning Commissioner, 2019- present
  • St. Bernard Autism Awareness Krewe- Executive Board Member since 2020
  • St. Bernard Economic Development Foundation Board, 2021-2022
  • Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Cohort 30- 2022
  • St. Bernard Parish Library Control Board, 2018- 2020
  • Leadership St. Bernard- 2014
  • De La Salle Alumni Board Member, 2009- 2012
  • Young Audiences Board Member, 2007 – 2010

Speaking Engagements

  • University of St. Thomas School of Law Alumnae Brunch: Leadership at Your Best, November, 2016 Panelist.
  • LSBA: Standing Out Before Standing Up: A Guide to Written and Oral Arguments from the Benches & Trenches, November, 2018 Panelist.
  • New Orleans Chamber of Commerce, Power Up Women’s Leadership Conference, March, 2019, panelist.
  • National Business Institute speaker- How to Use Exclusions, Ambiguous Terms and Conditions as Evidence, March, 2020, speaker
  • U.S. Mission France- Honoring the Life and Legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 2021, panelist
  • Leveraging your Network- Small Business Summit, St. Bernard Chamber of Commerce, August, 2021 speaker
  • LAMMICO’s 39th Annual Defense Counsel Seminar, 2022 speaker
  • New Orleans Chamber of Commerce, Power Up Women’s Leadership Conference, March 2022, panel moderator
  • Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Legal Clinic, 2022, 2023 panelist


  • St. Bernard Business and Professional Women- Model Working Woman- 2022
  • St. Bernard Chamber of Commerce- Chamber Member of the Year- 2021
  • Top 100 Civil Defense Litigators- 2018
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star- 2016 for insurance coverage