Professor Lipman received her B.A. summa cum laude from the University of Vermont, and her J.D. magna cum laude from the Georgetown University Law Center, where she participated in the Barristers’ Council and served as Senior Notes Editor for the American Criminal Law Review.

After graduating from law school, Professor Lipman clerked for the Honorable Mark R. Hornak on the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania and for the Honorable Roy W. McLeese III on the District of Columbia Court of Appeals.

Professor Lipman joined the Criminal Division of the United States Department of Justice in 2016 through the Attorney General’s Honors Program. She worked in the Organized Crime and Gang Section, where she prosecuted a variety of criminal groups for racketeering and other offenses in partnership with United States Attorney’s Offices around the country. In 2022, Professor Lipman joined DOJ’s Antitrust Division, where she prosecutes companies and individuals for criminal violations of federal antitrust laws.