Lisa Grayson Fast Facts


  • Air War College – 2015
  • Air Operations Weapons System, Combat Operations – 2012 
  • USAF Judge Advocate General (JAG) School - 2000
  • Dickinson School of Law – 1996
  • Pennsylvania State University – 1993


Civilian Legal Work:

  • Register of Wills & Clerk of Orphans’ Court: Elected: 2013-present
  • US District Court, Middle District of PA:  2008-2012
  • Private Practice: 1996 – 2007


Military Work:

Judge Advocate General Corp (JAG)

  • Commissioned 1999 – Present
  • As a JAG, served at:
    • 193rd Special Operations Wing, Middletown, PA 
    • Joint Forces Headquarters, Fort Indiantown Gap, PA
    • 1st Air Force Air Operations Center, Tyndall AFB, FL
  • Special Operations Command, Hurlburt Field, FL
    • 193rd Air Operations Group, State College, PA

USAF & PaANG Enlisted Information Management, 1985-1999


Courts of Admission

  • All PA Courts up to and including PA Supreme Court
  • US District Court, Middle District of PA
  • Military Courts up to Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces (CAAF)


Boards and Committees

  • PA Supreme Court Advisory Council on Elder Justice
  • Orphans Court Rules Committee
  • Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Founding Board member
  • Wills for Heroes (WFH) sponsor, legal advisor, and practitioner
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association (PBA) Military and Veterans Committee, Chair
  • PBA Women in the Profession (WIP) Committee
  • PBA Unauthorized Practice of Law (UPL) Committee
  • Cumberland County Bar Association (CCBA), former Board member
  • Cumberland County Bar Foundation (CCBF), Treasurer
  • Cumberland County Inns of Court, former Secretary and Vice President
  • PBA & CCBA Unauthorized Practice of Law (UPL) Committee
  • PBA & CCBA Real Property, Probate & Trust Committee
  • Register of Wills and Clerk of Courts Association, Executive Committee



  • Born and raised in Carlisle area, now residing in North Middleton Township 
  • Life-long resident of Cumberland County except during periods of active military service
  • Proud mom of three amazing children, Kyle (28), Gray (23), and Loryn (16) 
  • Member, St John’s Episcopal Church 
  • Hobbies include kayaking, hiking, photography, home remodeling, and traveling