Lisa Wexler | 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Got a legal question on your mind? Then you need Lisa On The Law! WICC’s very own Lisa Wexler will steer you in the right direction.
Lisa’s not your lawyer, but she will address your questions live over the air – if you are interested in having your voice and story told on the show, email us here.
Lisa Wexler is a woman of many accomplishments and talents. She is currently the host of The Lisa Wexler Show and serves as the Westport/Weston Probate Judge. Lisa also hosts and judges the Acorda Scientific Excellence Award, a radio show featuring brilliant high school scientists.
Lisa Wexler has won numerous broadcasting awards and accolades, including the prestigious Gracie Award, the CT Press Club Award, the Best of Gold Coast and the Best of Westchester. The slogan of the show is “If You’re Thinking About It, Lisa’s Talking About It”.
Lisa is a graduate of The Johns Hopkins University and the New York University School of Law. Lisa was elected to become the Westport/Weston probate judge in 2013. She is also a professional mediator. Lisa is admitted to the NY and CT Bars.
Lisa wrote Secrets of Jewish Mother, with her mother, Gloria Kamen, and her sister, Jill Zarin. Published in English by Penguin/Dutton, the award-winning book was later translated into Chinese, Russian and Japanese.
Lisa has been a frequent commentator on the news. She appeared on FOXTv in Hartford in a segment entitled “WEXing Poetic” for over a year, and has written op-ed pieces for the Hartford Courant, the Connecticut Post, and other publications.
Lisa serves on the Advisory Board for Jane Doe No More and on the Board of The Jeffrey Modell Foundation. She is a member of the Juvenile Justice Oversight Commission, tasked with overhauling CT’s juvenile justice system. In 2019, Lisa was named a News12 “Hometown Hero” for her devotion to the Westport Animal Shelter Association.
Lisa has been married to Bill Wexler for 37 years and is a resident of Westport, CT. Their two kids, Jonathan and Joanna, have flown the coop and are chasing their dreams. Their beloved dog, Sugar, passed away in October. Their new bichon puppy, Shaina, was born on Sugar’s birthday. They consider this a sign.
The Lisa Wexler Show – Dr. Yafell Serulle; Gold Coast Connect; PURA Chairwoman Marissa Gillett – 11/30/22
Today, Lisa chats with Dr. Yafell Serulle, Director of Neuroendovascular Surgery at Phelps Hospital and a member of the Department of Neurosurgery at Lenox Hill Hospital (0:00); Randi Lehrman & Jill Halper, Gold Coast Connect/employment attorneys (18:16); and PURA Chairwoman Marissa Gillett (25:11). Image Credit: gorodenkoff / iStock / Getty Images PlusContinue Reading
Today, Lisa chats with Victor DeMasi of Butterflies in my Backyard (0:00); then Angela Pullo of Mew Haven Cat Cafe in New Haven stops by (20:07). Image Credit: Studiofy / iStock / Getty Images PlusContinue Reading
Today, Lisa ends the work week with Kathy Braun discussing after the midterms the Fairfield charter revision (0:00);Douglas Tallamy, author of “The Nature of Oaks” (8:44); and Scott Mouw, Senior Advisor of Strategy and Research, The Recycling Partnership on this last day of recycling week (22:27). Image Credit: bruev / iStock / Getty Images PlusContinue Reading
Today, Lisa Wexler spoke with James Dobin-Smith & Madelyn Spera of the Staples Players and their production of “Guys & Dolls” (0:00); Medicare consultant Ron Rubano (18:31); and Melissa Newman (31:38). Image Credit: fergregory / iStock / Getty Images PlusContinue Reading
Today, Lisa Wexler chats with William Inboden, author of The Peacemaker: Ronald Reagan, the Cold War, and the World on the Brink (0:00); author Jane Green of “Sister Stardust” (13:37); and Dr. Niobe Way (32:07). Image Credit: jovan_epn / iStock / Getty Images PlusContinue Reading
Today, Lisa Wexler chats with Lauren Gardner about winning the Lasker-Bloomberg Public Service Award (0:00); WDUN’s Martha Zoller (16:36); and Rachel Khanna, Connecticut state house 149th district winner (32:34). Image Credit: Patrick Daxenbichler / iStock / Getty Images PlusContinue Reading