Lisa Coffee was born in Homestead, Florida and raised in small town in Southern Georgia. After college, she lived in Atlanta for several years and migrated back to Florida in 1989 where she made Jacksonville her home. She began her career in an Atlanta law firm where she discovered her enchantment with the law, the litigation process, and her love of helping others. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with family, friends, and her pets. She also enjoys volunteering with various organizations, such as the Special Olympics, Second Harvest, and any other worthwhile cause.