Liesel Pajarillo is an associate on the Public Finance team at Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A., focusing her practice on municipal and school bond law.

Prior to joining Wilentz, Liesel served as a judicial law clerk to Honorable Jonathan W. Romankow of the Superior Court of New Jersey in Somerset County. Liesel earned her law degree from The Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University, where she was a Merit Scholar, and attended the University of Oxford in England to complete a trial advocacy course.

While attending law school, Liesel completed externships and internships, including; serving as a legal compliance extern for an investment management company, and as a legal intern for a Fortune 500 alcohol and beverage company.

Liesel also gained experience through internships with the judiciary in both New York State and the United States District Court.

She graduated from Rutgers University New Brunswick with a B.A. in 2016.