Lisa Smith is a writer and lawyer in New York City. She is the author of Girl Walks Out of a Bar, her award-winning memoir of high-functioning addiction and recovery in the world of New York City corporate law. Lisa is passionate about breaking the stigma of addiction and mental health issues and is a frequent speaker at law firms, law schools, bar associations, and other conferences and organizations. Her writing has been published in The Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Women’s Health, Refinery29, and A Women’s Thing, among others. More on Lisa’s writing can be found at and @girlwalksout on Instagram and Twitter.