Lisa Lopata is an editor and tax analyst for Expandopedia.com. After getting a B.A. in English, Lisa wrote about real estate and tax law for a publishing company. She attended law school, graduating in 2001, and went into practice with a global law firm focusing on international tax planning for Fortune 50 corporations. After years of advising companies on lowering their global effective tax rate, Lisa shifted her career back to writing, this time focusing on state and federal tax law. Recently, Lisa took her position with Expandopedia.com, letting her refocus on U.S. international and foreign tax and corporate laws.