Meet The Team
Lisa Richardson is an accomplished attorney and mediator. She has extensive litigation experience, as well as expertise in multi-party negotiation and mediation. Since 2008, her practice has centered on family law and mediation. Prior to that, she spent 10 years as an Assistant Attorney General with the Office of the Attorney General litigating complex environmental issues in and around the State of Texas. Ms. Richardson represented various State Agencies in environmental matters. This included trial work, mediation and multi-party negotiations. Among her accomplishments were successful resolutions of cases involving drinking water, water quality, air pollution, municipal solid waste, hazardous waste, oil and gas, natural resource damages, and pesticide enforcement.
In her family law practice, Ms. Richardson works with her clients to find simple, practical and cost-effective solutions to complex divorce, custody, access, possession, and/or financial problems.
Josh has handled divorces, complex property division, child custody modifications, enforcement of court orders and more. His familiarity with courts in Williamson, Travis, Hays and Bastrop Counties provides him with expertise in central Texas family law matters.
Josh attended Texas A&M University and graduated cum laude with a B.S. in political science. He then went on to graduate with his Juris Doctorate from Texas Tech University School of Law. In his spare time, Josh enjoys reading, spending time with his family, and watching sports.
Amanda grew up in Georgetown, Texas and has practiced family law since 2013. She worked as an associate attorney at a well-respected family law and estate planning firm located in Round Rock for seven years prior to joining the Law Office of Lisa Richardson. She is a graduate of The University of Texas School of Law, where she earned her J.D., and Texas State University, where she earned her B.A. in History, graduating summa cum laude. Amanda focuses on agreed divorces and other uncontested family law matters. She is a member of the Williamson County Bar Association and First United Methodist Church of Georgetown. In her free time, she enjoys playing music, painting and spending time with her family.
Ashlyn grew up in Nashville, Tennessee and has lived in the Round Rock/Georgetown area since 2019. She graduated from Middle Tennessee State University with a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, and she earned her J.D. from the University of Dayton School of Law in Dayton, Ohio. She is a member of the Williamson County Bar Association and Antioch Church of Georgetown. In her free time, she enjoys watching hockey, going to the movies with her husband, and spending time with her family and pets.
Chris grew up in Round Rock, Texas and has practiced law since 2018. He has primarily practiced in Travis, Williamson, and Bastrop Counties. Chris is a graduate from the University of Texas at Austin, where he earned a B.A. in Government, and St. Mary’s University School of Law, where he earned a J.D. While attending St. Mary’s University, Chris was a member of the National Award-winning Moot Court Team.
Chris is an active member of the Williamson County Bar Association. In his free time, he enjoys spending time on Lake Travis with his family.
Jennifer Bolton has been Lisa Richardson’s senior paralegal since 2012. Jennifer began her paralegal career in 1994 and worked for law firms in Brazos and Bell County, Texas for 10 years.
In 2004, she became Court Coordinator for the 264th Judicial District Court in Bell County, Texas. She later served as Court Administrator for the newly formed 425th District Court in Williamson County, Texas, until the summer of 2012.
Jennifer uses her paralegal skills and public service experience to help families in transition by providing detailed support to the attorneys and clients. From complex litigation cases to simple uncontested divorces, she is involved from beginning to end. Jennifer assists clients by providing regular contact and updates, managing the discovery process, maintaining the case calendar and deadlines, and drafting pleadings and letters. She also maintains all document production and is integral in preparing for mediations, hearings, and trials.
In her spare time Jennifer loves spending time with her husband and two grown children, painting, traveling, and she especially loves taking care of the children at Texas Baptist Children’s Home where she has been a volunteer since 2014.
Colton Bolton grew up in Round Rock, Texas and graduated with a bachelor’s degree from the University of North Texas.
Colton applies his knowledge and service skills to provide support to attorneys and clients throughout the legal process. He works hands-on with clients throughout each step of their case by assisting with scheduling, drafting documents, and maintaining files and production documents. He is passionate about using his experience with technology to streamline the discovery process for complex cases.
In his free time, Colton enjoys roller skating, learning new programming languages, and spending time with friends and family.
Intake Specialist/Office Manager
Haleigh was born and raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and has lived in the Austin area since 2019. She joined the firm in 2021 as a paralegal and has since become the Office Manager. She studied Criminal Justice at Southeastern Louisiana University and Paralegal Studies at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. Haleigh uses her 7 years of customer service experience to greet clients and provide information as the first point of contact in the office. In her free time, Haleigh enjoys watching football, painting, and spending time with her family and pets.
Sherri Moldenhour is our bookkeeper and account manager. She has been with the firm since its inception in 2010. Over the years Sherri has been the firm’s paralegal, office manager and bookkeeper and her extensive knowledge and experience in law firm accounting has been invaluable to our firm and clients. Sherri handles all bookkeeping functions and countless other administrative tasks that keep our office running smoothly to enable us to serve our clients.
Prior to coming to work for Lisa, she worked as a paralegal in Taylor, Texas for many years. She and her husband live in Taylor and have two grown sons. In her free time, Sherri enjoys spending time with her family and especially her grandchildren